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Brief description of site

The Memorial Park is a 20th-century municipal park, featuring memorial gates on Bath Hill to commemorate the dead of the two World Wars and later conflicts. Other features include play areas, a bowling green and a cafe.

Brief history of site

The park was laid out after World War 2 and extended after the Great Flood of 1968.

Location information:

Address: Keynsham Memorial Park, Keynsham, BS31 1BW

Local Authorities:

Bath and North East Somerset; Keynsham

Historical County: Somerset

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 172 Grid Ref: ST656686
Latitude: 51.4154 Longitude: -2.49605

Visitor facilities

Opening contact details:

This is a municipal park for general public use.

Key information:

Form of site: public park

Purpose of site: memorial garden

Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces

Main period of development: Mid 20th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 4.4

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