The Viaduct Pond was created by Hampstead's Lord of the Manor in the 1840s, as part of a plan to build 28 villas on meadows adjoining the heath. The viaduct meant that marshy land could be bypassed, and the ornamental pond was created at the same time.
Where to see this painting?
Burgh House and Hampstead Museum
New End Square
Hampstead, London, Greater London, England, NW3 1LT
If you are planning a visit to see this painting, check with the collection first. Paintings can be moved at short notice.