War Memorial Garden, Ringwood, Ringwood, England
Record Id: 9543
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
The garden is mainly laid to grass with some specimen trees and 5 benches, a recent one being very decorative. Near the new bench, a small herbaceous bed has been planted. It is enclosed on 3 sides by mainly beech hedges with a brick wall and railings fronting Christchurch Road.
Brief history of site
The memorial cross was Sir Reginald Blomfield’s standard design, used by many councils up and down the country. It was unveiled on 30 June 1921 by Major General Sir George Aston KCB.
Address: Christchurch Road, Ringwood, BH24 1LG
Hampshire; New Forest; Ringwood
Historical County: Hampshire
|OS Landranger Map Sheet Number:||195||Grid Ref:||SU150051|
Form of site: memorial garden
Purpose of site: public park
Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces
Site first created: 1921
Main period of development: Early 20th century
Site Size (Hectares): 0.61