These gardens are situated on the south side of Canute Road, opposite Queen's Park and were the original site of the Platform cannons. They were named after Alderman F. M. Vokes, sheriff in 1926.

Vokes Memorial Gardens

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The gardens are in the centre right of the photograph, c.2005.

Further reading:
The Vokes Memorial Gardens/Vokes Park by A.G.K. Leonard in Journal of the Southampton Local History Forum, no. 8, Autumn 1999, p17-18. (HS/h)


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