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Brief description of site

Memorial gardens and public park forming the surrounds of council offices. The gardens were unveiled in 1923 and the public park set out the next year.

Brief history of site

The gardens were laid out in 1923.

Location information:

Locality: Hinckley

Local Authorities:

Leicestershire; Hinckley and Bosworth

Historical County: Leicestershire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 140 Grid Ref: SP429939
Latitude: 52.5413 Longitude: -1.36889

Key information:

Form of site: public park

Purpose of site: recreational / sport

Context or principal building: local government office

Site first created: 1923

Main period of development: Early 20th century

Survival: Part: standing remains

Site Size (Hectares): 3.2

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