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Photos Ellesmere Shropshire Mere around the mere

Swans on Ellesmere Shropshire mere

Photos around Ellesmere Shropshire mere

ducks photos Ellesmere Shropshire mere
ducks on the mere
ellesmere mere suroundings in the park
Photos Ellesmere Shropshire mere surroundings in the park
Reeds aroung the mere
Reeds around the mere
St Mary's Church across Ellesmere mere
St Mary’s Church across Ellesmere mere
A view from the Crimps Ellesmere Mere
A view from the Crimps Ellesmere Mere
Ellesmere Mere waterside
Ellesmere Mere waterside
Lovely walks around Ellesmere Mere
Lovely walks around the Mere
Ducks swimming in the sunshine Ellesmere mere
Ducks swimming in the sunshine
Sun glistening on Ellesmere Mere
Sun glistening on Ellesmere Mere
St Mary's Church beside Ellesmere Mere
St Mary’s Church beside Ellesmere Mere
Beautiful trees around Ellesmere mere
Beautiful trees around Ellesmere mere
Tree overhanging Ellesmere mere
Tree overhanging Ellesmere mere

Photos Ellesmere Shropshire Mere – A beautiful place to visit

Ellesmere mere a beautiful place for visitors to see the natural waters and surroundings perfect for nature walks or just a lovely day out, photos taken around Ellesmere Shropshire mere.

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Where did Ellesmere Mere Originate

Ellesmere mere originated over the last 10,000 years, after the ice age the mere was formed from water melting as the climates became warmer, Ellesmere mere is the largest mere and is also surrounded by eight other meres locally.

Over the years Ellesmere mere has evolved into a beautiful place to be, with walkways, a park for children to play in, fishing, boat hire, icecream kiosk, and the Boathouse restaurant.

The mere grounds are also used for local events especially during summer months with shows, fetes, carnival, and sports.

Birdwatching is also a great pastime for those who love ornithology, with plenty of different birds that thrive around the mere including the famous Heron’s which attract a lot of attention.

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Hampson Coaches Oswestry local vintage Buses

Vintage bus Hampson coaches Oswestry

Hampson coaches Oswestry Shropshire

Hampson Coaches Oswestry vintage photos of buses that used to run regularly between Ellesmere and Oswestry, Hampson coaches provided transport for shopping trips to Oswestry market on a Wednesday and Saturday for many people living in Ellesmere Shropshire.

Below are some old photos of Hampson coaches that I am sure will bring back fond memories of a local service that has now gone.

Vintage Hampson Coaches Oswestry Shropshire
Vintage Hampson Coaches Oswestry Shropshire
Hampson buses Oswestry Shropshire
Hampson buses Oswestry Shropshire
Vintage bus Hampson coaches Oswestry
Vintage bus Hampson coaches Oswestry