The Leys Recreation Ground 8674

Witney, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, England

Brief Description

The Leys Recreation Ground has facilities for tennis, bowls, football and cricket, as well as a children's paddling pool and play area. The dedication tablet which marks this site as a war memorial is sited on a stone pillar on the boundary wall.

History

The people of the parish raised funds to buy the site as a war memorial after World War 1.

Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Witney
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century