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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Anglesey
Town
Rhosybol
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 18th April 1925
    Attended by: COL LAWRENCE WILLIAMS (UNVEILED CLOCKTOWER), LLN PERIS ROBERTS (UNVEILED TABLET)
  • Dedicated
    Date: 18th April 1925
    Attended by: Revs. R Hughes, W Moreton, Wm Roberts
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24469
Current location

Ysgol Gymuned Rhosybol (Rhosybol School)
Village street B5111
Rhosybol
Anglesey
Gwynedd
LL68 9PP
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SH 42781 88881
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
SMALL PLAIN CLOCK TOWER MADE OF STONE BLOCKS WITH A WEATHER-VANE ON TOP AND MARBLE DEDICATION TABLET WREATH ON FRONT FACE ABOVE INSCRIPTION PANEL
Inscription
Y/ RHYFEL MAWR/ 1914 - 1919/ CODWYD Y GOFEB HON/ ER COFFAWDWRIAETH AM/ DOEWRION Y PLWYO HWN/ RODDASANT EU BYWYD YN/ ABERTH DROS EU GWLAD. CYFIAWNDER, A RHYDDID/ (NAMES AND ADDRESSES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Edwards, William
Griffith, Evan
Griffiths, Owen
Griffiths, William
Jones, John
Lewis, William
Parry, Evan
Parry, Evan
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: regiment,forename,additional
    Order of information: No discernable order
Components
  • Tower
    Measurements: depth c1000 mm, height c4500 mm, width c1000 mm
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Clock
    Measurements: width c600 mm
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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