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Memorial details

Memorial type
Clock or clock tower
District
Glyndwr
Town
Ruthin
County
Clwyd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 20 July 1949
    Attended by: Bishop of St Asaph
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7146
Current location

St Peters Church
St Peter's Square
Ruthin
Glyndwr
Clwyd
LL15 1WH
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SJ 12358 58379
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
Clock mounted on church tower, with rectangular plaque. Clock with gold-coloured face and Roman numerals. Wall-mounted plaque inside church bears dedication in white lettering with single-lined border.
Inscription
Plaque: THE TOWER CLOCK/ WAS PROVIDED BY/ PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION/ AND DEDICATED BY/ DR. W. T. HAVARD/ BISHOP OF ST. ASAPH/ ON THE 20TH JULY 1949/ IN MEMORY OF THOSE/ FROM THE BOROUGH OF/ RUTHIN WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN THE WAR OF/ 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Clock
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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