Memorial Park, Padgate, Warrington, England
Record Id: 8566
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Brief description of site
Padgate Memorial Park is a recreation ground which features a war memorial to the fallen of World War 1. This takes the form of an obelisk on a stepped base, the whole topped by an orb.
Brief history of site
William Bennett, who came from Padgate, gave the ground to the village in commemoration of the peace of 1918/19.
Address: Blackbrook Avenue, Padgate, Cheshire, WA2 0NX
Historical County: Lancashire
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Form of site: park
Purpose of site: recreation ground
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1919
Main period of development: Early 20th century