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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Arfon
Town
Bangor
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Mr Eric J John (Mason)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 13 November 2005
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
60670
Current location

On campus of Bangor University (see ref. 17390).
North Wales Heroes Memorial
Deiniol Road
Bangor
Arfon
Gwynedd
LL57
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SH 578 720
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Mounted on external wall near car park.
    Capel Berea Newydd
    Caernarfon Road
    Bangor
    Arfon
    Gwynedd
    LL57
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: SH 569 707
    Denomination: Methodist
  • In store.
    Watkins Jones and Sons
    Llandygai Industrial Estate
    Bangor
    Arfon
    Gwynedd
    LL57 4YH
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: SH 596 705
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Also known as Park Hill Chapel. Road now known as Lon-pobty Rd.
    Lonpopty Chapel
    Lonpopty Road
    Bangor
    Arfon
    Gwynedd
    LL57 1HY
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: SH 580 717
    Denomination: Methodist
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Description
Rectangular white stone tablet with inscription in black.
Inscription
Er Cof Am/ Aelodau o'r Eglwys hon/ syrthiodd yn y Rhyfel Mawr/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ HEFYD, OHERWYDD EFFEITHIAU Y RHYFEL/ (Name) English translation: In Memory of the Members/ of this Church/ Fallen in the Great War/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ ALSO BECAUSE OF THE EFFECTS OF THE WAR/ (Name)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,year died,forename,additional
    Order of information: year died
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
History
c2005, November: Memorial relocated to Heroes Memorial Arch (see ref. 17390). c2005, Autumn: Damaged due to weather exposure. Removed from Capel Berea Newydd for restoration. c2002: Memorial mounted on external wall near parking grounds at Capel Berea Newydd. 1996, 31 December: Lonpopty Chapel closed for flat conversion. Memorial moved to store by contractors.
Costs

Comments: Church members raised funds to erect memorial. Memorial restoration in 2005 carried out by Mr E J John.

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Reference

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