The front of 'Orchardside',William Cowper's house. Taken from the Market Square,Olney,Buckinghamshire.
The Cowper and Newton Museum (Olney)
Orchard Side,Market Place
Olney, Buckinghamshire, MK46 4AJ
01234 711516; cnmmkheritage.co.uk
Type: Other places
Web site: http://www.mkheritage.co.uk/cnm
Description: Founded in 1900 as a memorial to the Poet William Cowper,it is also home for memorabilia of his friend John Newton. Cowper,who wrote many wonderful poems such as 'The Task','The Diverting History of John Gilpin', and 'The Castaway'.He also penned the 'Olney Hymns' and a series of superb letters.
Added by: devenish. Contacted: Not contacted. Venue ID: 23217
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