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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Aberconwy
Town
Towyn
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Robin Wolley B. Arch RIBA AABC, Wm. Taylor Masonry Contractors
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 13 November 2011
    Attended by: The Rt. Reverend Stephen Lowe, Bishop of Hulme
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70234
Current location

St Mark's Church
Towyn Road
Towyn
Aberconwy
Gwynedd
LL22 9ER
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SH 97336 79422
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
The memorial comprises of 3 rectangular stone tablets stood side by side on top of a one step base approximately 12 inches high which is made from the same stone as the panels, namely Portland Stone. The middle of the three tablets is taller than the 2 tablets either side of it and a Celtic cross is engraved into the top of the tablets.
Inscription
FIRST WORLD WAR. 1914-1918/ (Names)/ SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ (Names)/ WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
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: Rank, forename, surname, regiment.
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename, surname, regiment.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: height 1390mm, width 2380mm
    Materials: Stone
Condition
History
This memorial was newly erected in 2011 so at present has not required any form of maintenance, conservation or restoration.
Costs

Site: £11,688.00
Comments: Town Council precept

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Towyn and Kinmel Bay Town Council

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