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Beveridge Park - Fountain Garden
Title: Beveridge Park - Fountain Garden
Description: The Beveridge Park was gifted to the people of Kirkcaldy in 1892 by Provost Michael Beveridge and comprises many features including a boating lake, formal gardens and play areas. This view shows the fountain garden.
Date: October 2012
Beveridge Park - Entrance Gates
Title: Beveridge Park - Entrance Gates
Description: There are two sets of entrance gates (although the actual gates are no longer present) with those shown being the main entrance looking towards the cottage and lions.
Date: October 2012
Beveridge Park - Park Cottage
Title: Beveridge Park - Park Cottage
Description: The park cottage is used as offices and is flanked by a pair of lion statues.
Date: October 2012
Beveridge Park - Park Lion
Title: Beveridge Park - Park Lion
Description: View of the Beveridge Park Lion.
Date: October 2012
Beveridge Park - Fountain Garden
Title: Beveridge Park - Fountain Garden
Description: The fountain garden is the most impressive all year round with its working fountain and tree surroundings.
Date: October 2012
Beveridge Park - The Fountain
Title: Beveridge Park - The Fountain
Description: The fountain was installed in 1931. It was restored to full working order in June 2012 after a 45,000 refurbishment.
Date: October 2012
Beveridge Park - The Fountain
Title: Beveridge Park - The Fountain
Description: Dedication on the fountain from 1931.
Date: October 2012
Beveridge Park -The Rose Garden
Title: Beveridge Park -The Rose Garden
Description: The Rose Garden is at its best in Summer when the many roses delight the visitor. This Autumn view shows the circular arrangement of the roses.
Date: October 2012
Beveridge Park - The Fountain Garden
Title: Beveridge Park - The Fountain Garden
Description: A view of the Fountain Garden from many years ago.
Date: September 1981
Beveridge Park - Balloon Festival
Title: Beveridge Park - Balloon Festival
Description: The Scottish Balloon Challenge was held in the park during the summer of 2006. Although it was a bit windy, a selection of the massive balloons were inflated. Here is the British Airways Balloon.
Date: July 2006
Beveridge Park - Balloon Festival
Title: Beveridge Park - Balloon Festival
Description: The Agfa film balloon always makes an impressive sight.
Date: July 2006
Beveridge Park - Boating Lake
Title: Beveridge Park - Boating Lake
Description: The Boating Lake offers swan and traditional rowing boats during the Summer months. The island in the middle offers space for the ducks and swans.
Date: October 2012
Beveridge Park - Swan Boats
Title: Beveridge Park - Swan Boats
Description: Swan boats have recently been introduced to the boating lake. The real swans tend to attack them during the mating season though!
Date: April 2004
Beveridge Park - Town View
Title: Beveridge Park - Town View
Description: The park also features extensive grassy areas with fine trees, and a view over Kirkcaldy. The boating lake can be seen behind the trees.
Date: August 1979
Beveridge Park - Pram Race
Title: Beveridge Park - Pram Race
Description: A regular fixture in the late 1970s and early 1980s was the Beveridge Park Pram Race!

Click these links for a selection of pictures from the following years races: 1978 1979 1980 1981
Date: August 1979
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