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Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast figure
District
Ceredigion
Town
Pontrhydfendigaid
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MR H H JONES OF TREGARON (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 09th June 1923
    Attended by: COUNTESS OF LISBURNE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36714
Current location

BY THE WEST SIDE OF THE ROAD
B4343
Pontrhydfendigaid
Ceredigion
Dyfed
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SN 729 664
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
TWO-STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTED BY PLINTH, SQUARE PEDESTAL AND FIGURE OF PEACE. INSCRIPTION ON THREE SIDES OF THE PEDESTAL. WHOLE IS ENCLOSED BY ORNATE WROUGHT IRON RAILINGS ON A LOW BRICK WALL FIGURE OF PEACE STANDS WITH HER LEFT ARM OUT-STRETCHED HOLDING A BRANCH IN HER HAND
Inscription
COFFADWRIAETH/ AM/ WRONIAID/ PONTRHYDFENDIGAID/ A'R CYLCH/ A SYRTHIASANT/ YN Y RHYFEL MAWR/ 1914 - 1918/ "DROS RYDDID COLLASANT EU GWAED"/ "MEWN ANGOF NI CHANT FOD"/ HEFYD YN RHYFEL/ 1939 - 1945 6 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES) 3 O'CLOCK FACE: (NAMES)/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, William
Arch, Daniel
Arch, Thomas
Arch, Tom W
Bridger, Chas
Davies, David
Davies, Evan
Davies, James
Davies, John P
Davies, Tom
See details for all 102 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 102
    Served and returned: 89
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename,additional
    Order of information: surname,forename,additional
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename,additional
    Order of information: forename,additional
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height C 4600MM
    Materials: Stone
Condition
History
MEMORIAL IS CLEANED REGULARY; AREA FLOODLIGHT C 1998 2009-War Memorials Trust grant of £2,500 paid for cleaning of the memorail to remove moss and lichen, also repointing of open and loose joints
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
YSTRAD FFLUR COMMUINTY COUNCIL
Reference
  • War Memorials Trust Bulletin 70-august 2016- concerning repair work in 2009

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