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The Friary Gardens War Memorial

Queens Road | Friary Gardens, Richmond DL10 4UJ, England
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Wonderful spot to visit

A truly memorable place. Built by the Greyfriars the bell tower still stands. A short walk from... read more

Reviewed February 3, 2018
relique2005
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Maryland
Remembrance Day Ser/ every Year.

Go every year, not just for Remembrance Day, but to walk through on a Sunday. Lovely Tree Carving... read more

Reviewed November 16, 2017
dennis g
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Durham, United Kingdom
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Feb 2, 2018
“Wonderful spot to visit”
Nov 15, 2017
“Remembrance Day Ser/ every Year.”
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Queens Road | Friary Gardens, Richmond DL10 4UJ, England
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Reviewed 3 February 2018

A truly memorable place. Built by the Greyfriars the bell tower still stands. A short walk from Richmond Castle and the Market Square, the gardens are lovely and the Memorial is awesome. Benches make for a pleasant stop to enjoy the surround.

1  Thank relique2005
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Reviewed 16 November 2017

Go every year, not just for Remembrance Day, but to walk through on a Sunday. Lovely Tree Carving. To see Remembrance Service in Diary Gardens each year is part of remembering my dad, from there up to Green Howards Monument, for Green Howards service of...More

2  Thank dennis g
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Reviewed 26 August 2017

real nice walk and resting place after walking around town.very well maintained...take a picnic or just a snack from in town and sit and relax and enjoy the scenery

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Reviewed 21 August 2017

The War Memorial is striking, from a distance and close up. Good to see all the wreaths in place. My only concern is that nearby, under the Tower, there is slippery evidence of pigeons! Need I say more? Whilst this isn't strictly the War Memorial,...More

1  Thank Veronica B
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Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Drive through Richmond and you could easily miss this lovely little memorial garden. The flowers are a blaze of colour, the war memorial to soldiers from Yorkshire regiments sobering contrast standing in front of an abandoned monastery tower. There is a wonderful tower of animals...More

Thank Nicholas H
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Reviewed 1 August 2017

This memorial can be found just inside the Friary Gardens in Richmond. It is dedicated to those that lost their lives in both World Wars. It is a column with a cross at the top with the names written at the base including names from...More

Thank 2014Jandy
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