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Cronton War Memorial and Village Stocks

Smithy Lane, Cronton, Knowsley, Merseyside, WA8 4NT

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Opening Times

  • The venue is open 24hrs.

Location

  • There is a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.
  • The nearest National Rail station is Widnes.
  • There is not a tram stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

Parking

  • The venue does not have its own car park.

Outside Access (Smithy Lane Access)

  • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the war memorial and gardens.
  • There is not level access into the venue.
  • There are no doors at this entrance.
  • The width of the door opening is 346cm (11ft 4in).

Level Change (Smithy Lane Access)

  • There is a ramp/slope to access this area/service.
  • The ramp or slope is located in front of the entrance.
  • The ramp/slope is easy.

Parks and Gardens

  • The park or garden does have footpaths.
  • The majority of the path(s) is / are wide enough for wheelchair users.
  • There are easy slopes on the paths.
  • There are bench seats situated along the paths for people to rest.

War Memorial

  • This war memorial remembers those who lost their lives in the 2 great wars.
  • The war memorial is to the left as you enter via the Smithy Lane entrance.
  • The war memorial is 4m from the Smithy Lane entrance.
  • The memorial is surrounded by a fence.
  • There is space to lay wreaths on the pathway in front of the memorial.

Village Stocks

  • The village stocks are located on the grass ahead as you enter via the Smithy Lane entrance.
  • The village stocks are 6m from the Smithy Lane entrance.
  • There are pathways surrounding the village stocks.
  • There is an information board to the rear left of the village stocks.
  • There is also a sister stone in the park area.
  • The sister stone is to the right as you enter via the Smithy Lane entrance.
  • The sister stone is part of a project created to celebrate the history of Knowsley.
  • There are 6 sister stones located throughout the Knowsley Borough.

Accessible Toilet

  • Accessible toilet facilities are not available.

Standard Toilet(s)