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UK Bambers Green Riding Centre - July 2017

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Knowing this place from years ago in the days it was active, and heading back from a days exploring in Norfolk, this was last on the list for myself and RelictaSpiritus.


I had memories many moons ago meeting a girl who worked at Bambers Green, but unfortunately after speaking for many weeks I found her somewhat rude upon arrival. I couldn’t resist including that in the report…

 

But anyway, the site was slowly but surely being reclaimed by nature but still had plenty to see so cracking on myself and Relicta made our way through the site.

 

The highlight for myself was one of the two houses, simply a stunning property which leaves me surprised that such a place has been left to waste away. Even the houses past was clearly shown with equestrian type decoration in various places.

Looking for the history on the location, the houses are actually up for sale which again leaves me somewhat perplexed as to how or why they haven’t yet sold.

 

Unfortunately (my favourite report word), much of the remains worth seeing that I have seen on other reports appears to have now long gone.

 

Onto the history and pictures now, along with a huge thanks to RelictaSpiritus for the day out! Fantastic day, even smashing my previous exploring record with 8 locations in one day.

 

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Bambers Green was a riding centre and livery yard offering tuition for beginner and experienced riders.


InJune 2013 the centre announced its closure online stating lease contract changes as the reason and finally seeing full closure on the 12th July 2013.

 

 

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