Memorial Park

  • Description

    "The site of the Memorial Park at the entrance to the village was once the site of the village pond, a well known watering place for the droves of cattle driven 'on the hoof' to and from the markets of Hexham and Newcastle. It was a common playground for the village children, who not infrequently, were admonished for wet feet and clothes....."
  • Owner

    Heddon on the Wall - Local History Society
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Link: http://heddonhistory.weebly.com/memorial-park.html
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 9 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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