Memorial Park, Laurencekirk, Grampian, Scotland
Record Id: 8516
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
The memorial park features a children's playground, a skate park and other recreational facilities. The war memorial is sited on elevated ground and consists of a column with a stepped base.
Brief history of site
This site commemorates those who gave their lives in World War 1 and was gifted to the town after the war. Football and cricket pavilions were provided, which have since been lost.
Address: Memorial Park, Laurencekirk, Grampian, AB30 1HD
Historical County: Kincardineshire
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Form of site: park
Purpose of site: memorial garden
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: After 1918
Main period of development: Early 20th century