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Brief description of site

This memorial garden comprises a triangular-shaped piece of land, with a cross of Yorkshire stone on an octagonal base. The site has recently been restored.

Brief history of site

Norden Memorial Garden originally commemorated the dead of World War 1, with the names of the fallen of World War 2 added. The memorial was unveiled by Lieutenant W.H. Sugden on June 5th, 1920.

Location information:

Address: Norden Memorial Garden, Edenfield Road, Norden, OL12 7RG

Locality: Greater Manchester

Local Authorities:

Greater Manchester; Rochdale; Norden

Historical County: Lancashire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 109 Grid Ref: SD863144
Latitude: 53.6259 Longitude: -2.20862

Key information:

Form of site: memorial garden

Purpose of site: memorial garden

Context or principal building: commemorative

Site first created: 1920

Main period of development: Early 20th century

Survival: Extant

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