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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Aberconwy
Town
Llandudno
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7032
Current location

Placed in the graveyard accessed by stone steps from the road.
St Tudnos Church
Great Orme
Llandudno
Aberconwy
Gwynedd
LL30 2XE
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SH 76915 83875
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
Obelisk of smooth granite set on square stone plinth. Incised lettering on plinth. Plinth surmounts two-stepped stone base. Badges of the Royal Welsh Fusiliers and Denbighshire Hussars. Floral design on base.
Inscription
Centre panel: THIS OBELISK/ WAS ERECTED BY PUBLIC/ SUBSCRIPTION TO TEH MEMORY / OF THE MEN OF LLANDUDNO AND/ DISTRICT, WHO VOLUNTEERED AT/ THEIR COUNTRY'S CALL AND LOST/ THEIR LIVES IN THE/ SOUTH AFRICAN WAR 1900-01-02/ (Names) Left panel: ROYAL WELSH FUSILEERS/ 3RD VOL. BATTALION/ (Names) Right panel: DENBIGHSHIRE HUSSARS/ IMPERIAL YEOMANRY/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename,manner of death,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: depth 1.5M BASE, height 4.25M, width 1.5M BASE
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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