Petersham Park ANZAC Gates

Description

Two large stone and concrete gate pillars, painted green with cream highlights, are paired with red-painted wrought iron gates. Attached to the eastern gate post is the inscribed bronze plaque. The gates and pillars were originally part of Petersham Town Hall and were re-erected in their current location in 1921. The gates are near the Brighton and Wentworth Streets area of the park.

Inscription

Petersham Park ANZAC Gates.

In memory of the men who left Petersham and fought in the Great War of 1914 to 1919.

Ald John A Clark JP, Mayor Sept.1921

Address
Brighton Street,
Petersham Park,
Petersham NSW 2049
Local Government Area
  • Inner West Council
Setting
  • Garden/park
Memorial type
  • Gate/lychgate
Recorded by
David Roden
Established Date format: 
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Dedication date: 
09/11/1921
Dedication date
11 September 1921
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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