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Memorial details

Memorial type
Garden
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Hyde Park
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945): The Holocaust
Maker
MESSRS SEIFERT & PARTNERS (Architect)
DEREK LOVEJOY & PARTNERS (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 28 June 1983
    Attended by: Patrick Jenkin, Envirionment Secretary
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
122
Current location

Hyde Park
The Dell
Rotten Row
Hyde Park
City Of Westminster
Greater London
W1J 7NT
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 27884 79981
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
GARDEN WITH FOUR LARGE BOULDERS, ON ONE OF WHICH IS THE INSCRIPTION (taken from the Biblical Book of Lamentations). ALL PLACED ON GRAVEL AND SURROUNDED BT BIRCH TREES
Inscription
HOLOCAUST/ MEMORIAL GARDEN/ (FOUR LINES OF HEBREW)/ FOR THEE I WEEP/ STREAMS OF TEARS FLOW/ FROM MY EYES/ BECAUSE OF THE DESTRUCTION/ OF MY PEOPLE/ LAMENTATIONS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945): The Holocaust
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Garden
    Measurements: height 2100MM, width 2100MM
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Details: Board of British Jews
Reference

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