Memorial Park, Lichfield 8321

Staffordshire, England, Staffordshire, Lichfield

Brief Description

The entrance to the park is flanked by stone lions on the gate piers, apparently re-used from Moxhull Hall in Warwickshire. There is a sundial centrally located within the park. The focal point of the memorial park is a war memorial by the architect Charles Edward Bateman, to which panels were later added to commemorate the dead of World War 2.

History

Laying out of the site began in 1919, and the dedication ceremony took place on October 20th, 1920.

Visitor Facilities

The site is open daily throughout the year.
Features
War Memorial, Sundial, Gate Piers
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

The site is open daily throughout the year.

Directions

http://lichfieldhistoricparks.co.uk/garden-of-remembrance/visiting-the-garden-of-remembrance-2/
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Lichfield
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century (1901-1932)