Last Alteration: Sunday 07 April 2013

Morgan Jones Park

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51°34'42"-03°13'34" show decimal

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Morgan Jones Park
Caerphilly

Created in 1934, the park is dedicated to the MP Morgan Jones, who was memorable as a conscientious obejector in the First World War and later the Labour Party's expert of education.

How to get here:

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Rail: Aber - Exit right from the station onto Nantgarw Road, then follow it to Crescent Road. Turn left and the park is at the end of the road. (0.3 miles, 6m) +

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Rail: Caerphilly - Turn left out of the station and pass the bus station to the main road. Head north on Mountain Road, and then turn left into St Fagans Street. Turn right into Crescent Road and then follow this past the castle to the end; cross over and follow the road opposite to the park. (0.6 miles, 12m) +

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Road: A470 - Head along the A470 to the turnoff for Caerphilly, then follow the A468 to the town. Cross over the first roundabout, taking the exit towards town centre (Nantgarw Road). Follow this into town, and when you come to the castle turn right into Crescent Road, there is signed car parking further along on the right. (2.9 miles, 8m) +

Parking Details

pay and display car park

 

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Journey's End
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Filmed: 19 Mar 2008
The TARDIS materialises back on Earth.

Journey's End
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Filmed: 19 Mar 2008
Jack and Martha turn as Mickey catches up to them.

 

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Journey's End
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Filmed: 19 Mar 2008
The Doctor and Sarah say goodbye.

Journey's End
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Filmed: 19 Mar 2008
Jack and Martha head off from the TARDIS.

 

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Journey's End
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Filmed: 19 Mar 2008
The Doctor's smile fades as the three head off together.

 

 

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Journey's End
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Filmed: 19 Mar 2008
The Doctor says goodbye to his friends.

 

 

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Journey's End
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Filmed: 19 Mar 2008
The Doctor says goodbye to Jack.

Journey's End
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Filmed: 19 Mar 2008
The Doctor says goodbye to Mickey.

 

Where to walk to next?

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Caerphilly Castle (The End of Time, The Eternity Trap, The Vampires of Venice, Lost In Time, The Rebel Flesh, The Almost People, The Power Of Three, The Bells of Saint John, Nightmare in Silver, Robot of Sherwood). Head south out of the park, then follow Cresent Road until you reach the gate heading to the castle on the left; follow the path around the castle to the entrance.

Additional locations as the crow flies:

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The District Miners Hospital (Blink, Reset, From Out Of The Rain): 0.64 miles.

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Bowls Inn (The Vampires of Venice): 0.82 miles.

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Watford Road (A469) (They Keep Killing Suzie): 1.20 miles.

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White Cross Inn (Countrycide): 1.50 miles.

Filming Reports:

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19 Mar 2008: Sarah Morgan - Filming for Journey's End

Further links about the location:

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Caerphilly Council - Morgan Jones Park

Related Stories

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Journey's End [19 Mar 2008]: The Doctor drops his friends back on Earth

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