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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Ceredigion
Town
Bwlch Y Groes
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36607
Current location

BWLCH Y GROES CHAPEL
A486
Bwlch Y Groes
Ceredigion
Dyfed
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SN 379 463
Denomination: Independent

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Description
TWO-STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTED BY TAPERING PLINTH AND OBELISK. INSCRIPTION CARVED ONTO THE SIDES OF THE PLINTH. KERB STONES FORM A SQUARE AROUND THE OBELISK
Inscription
6 O'CLOCK FACE: CODWYD Y GOLOFN/ HON GAN EGLWYS BWLCH/ Y GROES, ER COF AM EI/ PHLANT AETHANT YN/ EBYRTH YN Y RHYFEL FAWR/ 1914 - 1918/ REQUIESCANT IN PACE/ (NAMES) 3 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES)/ HEFYD AM Y CANLYNOL A GOLLWYD AR Y MOR./ RHYFEL 1939 - 45./ (NAMES)/ "YM MRIG YR HWYR A PHAN DORRO GWAWR/ FE'U COFIWN" 9 AND 12 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Davies, John
Davies, Tom
Jones, Benjamin
Jones, Dewi
Jones, D Ll
Jones, William
Lloyd, David
Thomas, Evan
Thomas, J S
Williams, D
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: year died,place of death,forename,age of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: year died,forename,manner of death,age of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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