Newmarket War Memorial Garden

Bury Road, Newmarket, CB8 7BP

Protection Type Centenary Fields

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March 2018 Protected since

Newmarket’s war memorial is located in peaceful and attractive gardens close to the centre of town at the end of the High Street.

The memorial was unveiled on...

Newmarket’s war memorial is located in peaceful and attractive gardens close to the centre of town at the end of the High Street.

The memorial was unveiled on 16th October 1921 by Major-General Sir William Lambton and dedicated by the Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich. It takes the form of a large granite pillar on a stepped base, topped by an urn and lists the names of 218 men from the town who fell during World War I as well as 10 civilians and 80 servicemen who lost their lives during World War II.

FACILITIES at: Newmarket War Memorial Garden

  • Open Space
  • Memorial

For enquiries about this site, any issues, pitch bookings or maintenance please contact the managing organisation:

Managing organisation Newmarket Town Council

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