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Sites with Context / principal building: Commemorative

  • England , Aldershot

    The Airborne Forces Garden is sited at the Airborne Forces Museum in Aldershot. The garden features dedicatory plaques on a mosaic-tiled stone plinth.

  • England , West Yorkshire

    This garden, funded by Leeds Ajex, has a stone of remembrance bearing dedicatory tablets. It commemorates the dead of both World Wars and all who have died in defence of their faith.

  • England , Greater Manchester

    This memorial garden, situated next to the market in Denton is on the site of the home of Albert Hill, who won the Victoria Cross for bravery during the Battle of the Somme. The site features an English Heritage plaque, which was unveiled in 1996.

  • England , Dulwich

    The gate to this memorial garden leads to a paved path. There are borders on either side of the walkway.

  • England , Manston

    The central feature of this memorial garden is a stone of remembrance with a dedicatory plaque, flanked on either side by propellers from a crashed Short Sterling Bomber. Around these features are benches, trees, shrubs and flowers.

  • England , Youlgreave

    This raised garden is enclosed by drystone walls and features a tablet with inscription.

  • England , Chiltern, Buckinghamshire

    The site of the 19th-century Amersham Cemetery and the Martyrs Memorial includes a number of specimen trees.

  • England , Lambourn

    This commemorative garden is in honour of two brothers. David Angier was killed in action in Germany in 1945. His brother Patrick became a Major and was killed in the Korean War in 1951. There are two brass plaques dedicated to the brothers. The plaques have now been removed to the church and the current status of the garden is unknown.

  • England , Ashby de la Zouch

    This is a school sports field with a bronze inscribed plaque set on a rough boulder to commemorate the old boys of the grammar school who fell in World War 2.

  • England , Northfield

    At the centre of this garden of remembrance is a cross on a four-stepped base.

  • England , Bexhill

    This site was formerly a cemetery. It has been adapted as a memorial garden, and has a dedicatory sign with white lettering on a green background.

  • England , Bath

    This small, circular memorial garden has a central plaque on a stone plinth in a planted island bed. The garden commemorates those who lost their lives during the 'Baedeker Blitz' on Bath in April 1942.

    Bath Air Raids Memorial Garden Bath Air Raids Memorial Garden

  • Scotland , Fife

    This garden has two dedicatory tablets in remembrance of those from Bethelfield Church who served during World War 2.

  • England , Prenton

    This recreation ground has an uncertain future, outline planning permission having been granted to build on the site.

  • England , Braunton

    This peace garden commemorates those of the parish who gave their lives for peace. It features a dedicatory slate tablet.

  • England , Gloucester

    This memorial garden has a small memorial pillar, which is under threat from a collapsing wall nearby. A new memorial obelisk was built in 1993.

  • England , Greater Manchester

    This memorial garden is situated in the middle of the supermarket car park and is easily missed unless actively looked for. It is not an imposing site but remains very poignant. There was previously a churchyard on the site, where a number of servicemen were buried. Features include seats, shrubs and a plaque.

    Brunswick Chapel Servicemen's Garden Brunswick Chapel Servicemen's Garden

  • Wales , Wrexham

    This memorial garden commemorates those who served in the Far East. It is located outside Bodhyfryd Memorial Hall and features a circular paved area with the Burma Star in the centre. Railway sleepers are also used in the garden, representing the prisoners who worked under forced labour conditions on the Burma railway.

  • England , Somerset

    A wooden screen and a small inscribed stone plinth mark this special bed in Minehead.

  • England , Essex

    This memorial garden takes the form of a Burma Star.