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Memorial details

Memorial type
Avenue / Tree or grove
District
Bournemouth
Town
Bournemouth
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War - civilians, Second World War - civilians, 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Ceremony
  • Planted
    Date: 12 June 1998
    Attended by: MAYOR OF BOURNEMOUTH
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
51581
Current location

At foot of steps from Crescent Road
on south side of Bourne Stream
near Tennis Courts cafe
Central Gardens
Off Avenue Road
Bournemouth
Bournemouth
Dorset
BH2 5SL
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 08246 91377
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Tree with dedicatory plaque.
Inscription
HORSE CHESTNUT(AESCULUS HIPPOCASTANUM)/ THIS TREE WAS PLANTED ON THE 12TH JUNE 1998/ TO COMMEMORATE ANNE FRANK AND ALL/ CHILDREN KILLED IN WARS AND CONFLICTS/ IN THE 20TH CENTURY
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 50mm, width 50mm
    Materials: Metal
  • Tree
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Bournemouth Daily Echo 15 June 1998

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