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Brief description of site

Emsworth Memorial Garden commemorates the dead of both World Wars, the names of whom are given on plaques lining the path towards the central sculpture in the garden. The sculpture takes the form of a sail in stainless steel, with a cut out silhouette of a soldier with bowed head within.

Brief history of site

The garden was opened by the Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire on August 11th, 2006.

Location information:

Address: Emsworth Jubilee Recreation Ground, Horndean Road, Emsworth, Hampshire, PO10 7XA

Locality: Hampshire

Local Authorities:

Hampshire; Havant; Emsworth

Historical County: Hampshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 197 Grid Ref: SU747065
Latitude: 50.8532 Longitude: -0.940169

Key information:

Form of site: memorial garden

Purpose of site: memorial garden

Context or principal building: commemorative

Site first created: 2006

Main period of development: Early 21st century

Survival: Extant

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