Cwmdonkin Park facts for kids
Cwmdonkin Park is a park in Swansea, in south Wales. Poet Dylan Thomas grew up at 5 Cwmdonkin Drive, not far from here. The fountain in the park is celebrated in his poem "The Hunchback in the park". In 1963, a memorial stone with lines from another poem by Thomas' "Fern Hill", was placed in the park.
The park has water gardens, tennis courts, a bowling green and a children's play area.
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The Grove, Uplands. Southern entrance to Cwmdonkin Park. Novelist Kingsley Amis lived at no 24 (to the right of the picture) during his time in Swansea.
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