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Brief description of site

This is a municipal park, situated at the south-east side of the town of Thrapston.

Brief history of site

The park is a memorial to the dead of World War 1. The land was purchased by Thrapston Town Council for this purpose in 1920.

Location information:

Address: Market Road, Thrapston, Northamptonshire, NN14 4JT

Locality: Northamptonshire

Local Authorities:

Northamptonshire; East Northamptonshire; Thrapston

Historical County: Northamptonshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 141 Grid Ref: SP998785
Latitude: 52.3954 Longitude: -0.53473

Key information:

Form of site: memorial garden

Purpose of site: public park

Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces

Site first created: After 1920

Main period of development: Early 20th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 1

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