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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cenotaph
District
Aberconwy
Town
Trefriw
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
WILLIAM HUGHES OF LLANRWST
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17368
Current location

In a paved area off Main Street next to the River.
Gower Rd
B5106
Trefriw
Aberconwy
Gwynedd
LL27 ONJ
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SH 77992 63008
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Cenotaph of rough-hewn stone. Pitched stone on top. Pitch stone surmounts stone plinth which bears isncription and names in black lettering. Swagged laurel wreath at top below which the WW1 inscription below which the WW2 inscription. Plinths set on five-stepped stone base, the whole standing on a paved area.
Inscription
"MUR OEDDYNT HWY I NI NOS A DYDD"/ "TEYRNGED O BARCH"/ GOFFAWRIAETH GWRONIAID TREFRIW ALLANRHYGHWYN/ A GWYMPODD YN Y RHYFELL MAWR/ 1914 1918/ (NAMES)/ "FV HABERTH NID A HEIBIO"/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Davies, Gwilyn
Davies, Thomas Owen
Davies, William Thomas
Ellis, David Ithel
Ellis, Trevor Edgan
Evans, Even
Evans, Lewis
Jones, Benjamin
Jones, David
Jones, John David
See details for all 19 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 19
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: year died
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,forename
    Order of information: year died
Components
  • Cenotaph
    Measurements: depth 1370MM, height C 4000MM, width 2500MM
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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