SD7933 : Padiham Memorial Park

taken 6 years ago, near to Padiham, Lancashire, Great Britain

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Padiham Memorial Park
Padiham Memorial Park
Part of the upper section of the Padiham Memorial Park which is situated behind the War Memorial (SD7833 : War Memorial, Padiham Memorial Park ). The park covers 12 acres on two sites divided by the River Calder. The upper section is mainly formal, and has a rose garden, lawns and two memorials. The lower section has bowling greens, tennis courts, a skate park and Padiham's leisure centre.

The Memorial Park was officially opened in 1921 as a memorial to those from the town who gave their lives in the First World War (SD7933 : Plaque, Memorial Park).
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Date Taken
Thursday, 12 April, 2012   (more nearby)
Saturday, 14 April, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Park and Public Gardens  People, Events 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7900 3374 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:47.9721N 2:19.2186W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 7901 3376
View Direction
Southwest (about 225 degrees)
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Memorial Garden  Park  WWI  World War One Memorial  First World War  The Great War  Grass  Lawn  Flower Bed  Drinking Fountain 

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