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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other memorial
District
Meirionnydd
Town
Llan Festiniog
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MR RICHARD WILLIAMS (Builder)
MR WILLIAM PARRY DAVIES OF FESTINIOGG (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11th September 1920
    Attended by: HON LADY NEWBOROUGH
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17420
Current location

JUNCTION OF A4212 AND B4391
A4212
Llan Festiniog
Meirionnydd
Gwynedd
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SH 700 419
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STONE STRUCTURE. POINTED STONE AT TOP SURMOUNTS FOUR STONES WHICH INCREASE IN SIZE. INSCRIPTION AROUND BOTTOM STONE IN GILT LETTERING. INSCRIBED STONE SURMOUNTS SMALLER STONE PLINTH WHICH IS SURROUNDED BY FOUR COLUMNS. MIDDLE SECTION BEARS FOUR PLAQUES WITH NAMES IN WHITE LETTERING. MIDDLE SECTION SURMOUNTS WIDER BASE OF LARGE STONES. ADDITIONAL TABLET WITH WW2 NAMES AT FRONT.
Inscription
IN ETERNAL REMEMBRANCE/ ANNWYLCAN BAWB A CAR/ ALL IS LOST SAVE HONOUR/ MEWN ANCOF NI CHANT FOD/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Davies, David Robert
Davies, Robert
Davies, Thomas
Edwards, Robert Lloyd
Ellis, David
Jones, David John
Jones, Evan Goronwy
Jones, Ivor Hugh
Jones, Joseph
Jones, Pierce
See details for all 38 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 39
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 39
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,place of birth
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 2300MM, height 4420MM, width 2300MM
    Materials: Granite
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Slate - Welsh
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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