Memorial Park, Willenhall 8712

Walsall, England, West Midlands

Pgds 20150210 212659 Willenhall Memorial Park

Brief Description

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.

History

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.

Authorities

Electoral Ward

  • Willenhall North
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century