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Memorial details

Memorial type
Garden
District
North Hertfordshire
Town
Baldock
County
Hertfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: May 1948
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
65991
Current location

Grounds of Kayser Bondor factory (now Tesco)
Kayser Bondor factory (now Tesco)
58 High St
Baldock
North Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
SG7 6BN
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 248 333
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A memorial garden in the former grounds of the Kayser Bondor factory. It takes the form of a sunken rose garden surrounded by a lawn and twelve copper beech trees to symbolise the twelve Kayser Bondor workers who lost their lives in the war.
Inscription
Unknown
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Garden
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • A Baldock Scrapbook: The illustrated companion to Baldock Voices, Maureen Maddren (ed.), 1994, p. 114.

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