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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Ceredigion
Town
Penrhycoch
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36712
Current location

VILLAGE SQUARE
Penrhycoch
Ceredigion
Dyfed
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SN 640 840
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
TWO STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTED BY ROUGH HEWN LOCAL QUARTZ STONE BLOCK AND SMALL CROSS. INSCRIPTION ONSLATE TABLETS PLACED AT AN ANGLE AT THE FOOT OF THE BLOCK. WHOLE IS ENCLOSED BY PAINTED METAL RAILINGS
Inscription
SIDE ONE: RHYFEL BYD 1939 - 1945/ ER COFFADWRIAETH BYTHOL AM/ (NAMES)/ "CARIAD MWY NA HYN NID OES GAN NEB."/ CODWYD GAN YR ARDALWYR ER BYTHOL/ GOF AM ABERTH A GWASANAETH Y RHAI A/ ENWIR ISOD YN RHYFEL 1914 - 1918./ (NAMES)/ IN ANGOF NI CHANT FOD SIDE TWO TO FOUR: DEWRION Y RHYFEL MAWR, 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Binks, H
Davies, D
Davies, E
Davies, H
Davies, J G M
Davies, J J
Davies, Ll
Davies, P J
Davies, W J
Edwards, J J
See details for all 79 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 79
    Served and returned: 69
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename,additional
    Order of information: forename,additional
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Local
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Concrete
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
PARISH COUNCIL/ COMMUNITY COUNCIL

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