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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Rhymney Valley
Town
Senghenydd
County
Mid Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: March 1921
    Attended by: P O WARD
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6791
Current location

Centre of square near the Post Office.
Senghenydd Square
Senghenydd
Rhymney Valley
Mid Glamorgan
CF83 4GF
Wales

OS Grid Ref: ST 11664 90716
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Clock tower of pink granite surmounted by four hanging street lights, surrounded by railings. Small figure of a lion surmounting each corner of railings.
Inscription
THE/ GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ ERECTED BY/ THE/ SENGHENYDD/ WAR MEMORIAL/ COMMITTEE/ THROUGH/ PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION/ IN MEMORY OF/ FALLEN HEROES/ (NAMES)/ 2ND WORLD WAR/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bate, W J
Bishop, F
Bowden, A E
Brown, T A
Bussell, W H
Clarke, F C S
Condon, D
Coombes, J E
Crook, T J L
Cunningham, J
See details for all 61 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 61
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 61
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tower
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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