Memorial Park, Penlee, Penzance, England
Record Id: 8576
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Penlee Memorial Park has a children's play area and a sensory garden. Within the park is a chapel of remembrance within a memorial garden, which has been recently replanted with sub-tropical plants. A dedicatory tablet is mounted on the gate to the park.
Brief history of site
The funding to purchase the site was raised by public subscription as a memorial to those who fell in World War 2.
Address: Morrab Road, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 4HE
Historical County: Cornwall
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||203||Grid Ref:||SW469300|
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Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: public park
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1946
Main period of development: Mid 20th century
Site Size (Hectares): 6.07