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Memorial details

Memorial type
Hospital / Clinic
District
Brecknockshire
Town
Crickhowell
County
Powys
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6842
Current location

Garden of remembrance
Beaufort Street
Crickhowell
Brecknockshire
Powys
NP8 1AG
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SO 21987 18202
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Hospital now demolished. A stone of remebrance now stands near the site of the hospital with dedicatory inscription on a metal plaque attached to the front face. Seven steps lead up to the stone.
Inscription
NEAR THIS STONE ONCE STOOD THE/ CRICKHOWELL WAR MEMORIAL HOSPITAL/ PROVIDED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION AND/ DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF/ ALL THOSE FROM/ CRICKHOWELL AND SURROUNDING PARISHES/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR/ KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE/ TWO WORLD WARS/ 1914 - 1918/ AND/ 1939 - 1945/ THEIR NAMES ARE RECORDED IN THE/ GARDEN OF REMEMBRANCE/ AND SHALL LIVE FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, The Honourable G
Bailey, The Honourable J L
Bailey, The Honourable M
Beavis, G
Benn, W G
Blacker, E
Boddy, J
Cochran, H P G
Davies, G
Davies, J
See details for all 59 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 65
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 65
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Hospital
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 750MM, height 3000MM, width 1000MM
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CRICKHOWELL PARISH COUNCIL

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