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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Vale Of Glamorgan
Town
Cowbridge
County
South Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
60177
Current location

On right hand side of Lych Gate
St Hilarys Church
Cowbridge
Vale Of Glamorgan
South Glamorgan
CF71 7DQ
Wales

OS Grid Ref: ST 01645 73274
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
Tablet inside a lychgate.
Inscription
THIS STONE HAS BEEN GIVEN BY THE PARISHIONERS TO RECORD THE/ SAFE RETURN OF THE FOLLOWING FROM THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918./ (Names)/ "THANKS BE TO GOD."
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 15
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 2.5 cm, height 38 cm, width 28 cm
    Materials: Undefined
Condition
History
2010: There is some damage evident on the top left hand corner of of the tablet.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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