sculptural feature inspired by Cleopatra’s Needle was created
as a focal point in the new garden area in Gwilliam Court in the
Monkton housing Estate near Pembroke.
area was previously the site of burnt out flats, Pembrokeshire
County Council Housing Department with funding from the Welsh
Office commissioned the creation of a Community Garden.
for the garden were chosen from local schoolchildren.
worked with the Monkton Youth Club and Monkton School to create
imagery showing things that were important to them.
designs were carved on to the pole and then the children painted
Pole works as a sundial Gnomon casting it’s shadow on
the surrounding paved area and walls.