Radyr Allegory

Our reference
2011
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator

Current location

Heol Isaf,Radyr,Cardiff,South Glamorgan,Wales
OS Grid Ref.: ST 132 803
Denomination: Unknown

Description

FEMALE FIGURE HOLDING TORCH ALOFT IN RIGHT HAND AND WREATH IN LOWERED LEFT HAND, SURMOUNTING SQUARE PEDESTAL. ON LOWER PLATFORM KNEELS A WINGED CHILD

Inscription

TO THE/ LASTING HONOUR/ OF RADYR'S/ GALLANT DEAD/ ALSO OF THE ONE HUNDRED/ AND FORTY SEVEN OTHERS/ FROM THE PARISH/ WHO ALSO/ SERVED/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES) THEY DIED FOR/ FREEDOM/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Unknown
Died: 13
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname,forename

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Unknown
Died: 20
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname,forename

Component

Plinth
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Stone - Portland
Listed?: No

Component

Sculpture
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

History

RECENTLY CLEANED 1995

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund / scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Notes

THIS IS THE SAME MEMORIAL AS THAT AT FULHAM, LONDON. NIWM 2010. INSCRIPTION REFERS TO ALL WHO SERVED

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

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