Memorial Park, Thornton, Glenrothes, Scotland
Record Id: 8676
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Thornton Memorial Park has three football pitches, a sensory garden and a pavilion. It commemorates the dead of both World Wars. There are memorial gates with commemorative tablets on the gate piers.
Brief history of site
The site was unveiled on September 25th, 1921, by Sir Ralph Anstruther.
Address: Park Place, Thornton, Fife, KY1 4AE
Fife; Thornton, Stenton and Finglassie South
Historical County: Fife
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||59||Grid Ref:||NT291974|
Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: Commemorative
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1921
Main period of development: Early 20th century
Site Size (Hectares): 8.09