War Memorial Park, Sileby, Loughborough, England
Record Id: 8625
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Sileby War Memorial Park features a Grade II listed cenotaph which has recently been renovated (2014). The cenotaph bears a wreath on the front with the names of the fallen inscribed on slate tablets on the front and side faces.
Brief history of site
The Village Institute provided the ground for the memorial, which was unveiled by Captain R Gee VC MP on September 17th, 1921.
Address: Sileby Memorial Park, Seagrave Road, Sileby, LE12 7TP
Leicestershire; Charnwood; Sileby
Historical County: Leicestershire
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Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: public park
Context or principal building: commemorative
Site first created: 1921
Main period of development: Early 20th century
Site Size (Hectares): 1.5