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Memorial details

Memorial type
Triptych
District
Rhondda
Town
Tylorstown
County
Mid Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS HUGHES & BOLCKOW LTD (Manufacturer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38210
Current location

HOLY TRINITY CHURCH
Tylorstown
Rhondda
Mid Glamorgan
Wales

OS Grid Ref: ST 000 950
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Previous locations
  • Church of Mary Magdalene
    Pontygwaith
    Rhondda
    Mid Glamorgan
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Triptych with copper cross in centre panel and names on outer leaves. Wood from HMS Britannia. The names and the streets that the men came from are written by hand on paper.
Inscription
FOR GOD, KING & COUNTRY / (Names) / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Akers, E
Akers, F
Akers, W
Akers, Walter
Andrews, C H
Arthur, W
Ashton, A
Baker, M
Ball, C H
Barret, T J
See details for all 350 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 389
    Served and returned: 350
    Died: 39
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Triptych
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Teak
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Copper
Condition
History
2002: a grant to assist the re-location was granted by the War Memorial Trust. 1998: Moved from the Church of Mary Magdalene, Pontygwaith when the church was made redundant. The cross is made from shell casings and the wood came from HMS Britannia
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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