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Brief description of site

The war memorial commemorates those who lost their lives in both World Wars. There are displays of formal bedding in the gardens and seating around the memorial.

Brief history of site

Charles Hartwell designed the war memorial. The gardens were opened in 1924.

Location information:

Address: Clacton-on-Sea, Essex, CO15 1PT

Locality: Essex

Local Authorities:

Essex; Tendring; Little Clacton

Historical County: Essex

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 168 Grid Ref: TM176145
Latitude: 51.7868 Longitude: 1.15359

Key information:

Form of site: memorial garden

Purpose of site: memorial garden

Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces

Site first created: 1924

Main period of development: Early 20th century

Survival: Extant

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