Addison Howard Park, Kempston, England
Record Id: 8334
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Features of Addison Howard Park include a memorial tree, a walnut which replaced an earlier tree, believed to be a silver birch. Facilities for cricket, bowls and football are also provided.
Brief history of site
This public park was established in 1936, in memory of Addison Howard who was killed in the Battle of the Somme in 1916.
Address: Bedford Road, Kempston, Bedfordshire, MK42 8PN
Historical County: Bedfordshire
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Opening contact details:
This is a municipal site, 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: 1936 to 1937
Main period of development: Mid 20th century