Coronation and Memorial Park, Bilston, West Midlands, England
Record Id: 8370
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
This urban park features a prominent war memorial sited on high ground and made of granite.
Brief history of site
The land was purchased by public subscription in 1920, and was originally dedicated to those who lost their lives in World War 1. It was opened in 1922.
Address: Coronation Park / Memorial Park, Wilkinson Avenue, Bilston, West Midlands , WV14 8PT
Locality: West Midlands
West Midlands; Wolverhampton; Bilston East
Historical County: Staffordshire
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Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: urban park
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1922
Main period of development: Early 20th century