Below you will find a number of Sound Tracks that will give you some fascinating information about the Historic Town of Ellesmere.
There are a number of interpretation markers around the town where you can discover some more Ellesmere stories. You can find them in the Town Centre, by the Historic Canal yard, the Canal Tunnel, the Sandy Lane Plantation, The Birch Pond Nature Reserve, Love Lane and across the road from the Boat House.
During your Ellesmere walk look for the signs for The Ellesmere Sculpture Trail. Over recent years artists from many different countries have been invited to create pieces of work which reflect the natural environment at heritage of their location. Clusters of these sculptures are located at Castlefields and along the canal to The Wharf. Walk through the town to the Mere where you will find more sculptures in the woodlands.
Ellesmere Interpretation Markers
Ellesmere Town Centre
The Historic Canal Yard
The Canal Tunnel
Sandy Lane Plantation
The Mottee and Bailey Castle
Birch Pond Road Reserve
The following Sound Tracks are a description of Ellesmere by local experts
Sound Track 1 A Brief overview of the Sound Tracks and Ellesmere
Sound Track 2 How it all Began
Sound Track 3 Mereside
Sound Track 4 The Mediaevil Period
Sound Track 5 The Town Grows
Sound Track 6 The Canal and Railway
Sound Track 7 Cremorne Gardens (The formal gardens)
Sound Track 8 Around The Mere and in to the woodland – Legends of The Mere
Sound Track 9 Memories of Ellesmere Events