Cenotaph and Rishworth Street, Wakefield, 1996

Cenotaph and Rishworth Street, Wakefield, 1996

Image reference: xl06469

Description: A black and white photograph showing the Cenotaph on the corner of Bond Street and Rishworth Street, Wakefield, in 1996. The war memorial was moved from its original position on Wentworth Street on Monday 28th October 1991. Coronation Gardens, on the far left, were created in 1953 to commemorate the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. Rishworth Street extends downwards and Laburnum Road is to the left. Internal Reference: WR BIRD STREET SURVEY: L10

Keywords: War memorial, Tree, Offices, Bollard, Garden, Tree, Railings

Place name(s): WF1, Wakefield

Date(s): 1996

Date added to archive: 19/09/2003

Original rights: Mr J.Bird

Permission rights: Wakefield Historical Society

Digital rights: WMDC Libraries and Information Services

Digital publisher: WMDC, Education and Cultural Services, Libraries and Information Services