Memorial Park, Fleetwood, England
Record Id: 5446
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
This is a World War 1 memorial park designed and developed in 1926 by Sir Leslie Patrick Abercrombie as a memorial to the Fallen of Fleetwood and the surrounding area. Features include a sunken rose garden, three bowling greens and a war memorial.
Brief history of site
Fleetwood Memorial Park was developed out of the earlier Warrenhurst Park, itself an early-20th-century park. The park was later extended slightly at its north-west corner to incorporate part of the garden of the former house known as Warrenhurst.
Address: Highbury Avenue, Fleetwood, Lancashire, FY7 7HE
Historical County: Lancashire
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Opening contact details:
This is a municipal park, open daily for general public use.
Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: memorial garden
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1902
Main period of development: Early 20th century
Site Size (Hectares): 7