Memorial Park, Willenhall, Walsall, England
Record Id: 8712
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
Willenhall Memorial Park features a new water play area, a bandstand, children's play area and pavilion. The site has mature woodland and is adjacent to Fibbersley Nature Reserve.
Brief history of site
The site was previously derelict mining land which was converted to a park as a memorial to those who gave their lives in World War 1. Tree planting was undertaken by servicemen out of work after the war.
Address: Pinson Road, Willenhall, Walsall, WV13 2PW
West Midlands; Walsall; Willenhall North
Historical County: Staffordshire
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Form of site: public park
Purpose of site: urban park
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1920 to 1925
Main period of development: Early 20th century
Site Size (Hectares): 22