Memorial details

Memorial type
Painting / Print
District
Dwyfor
Town
Criccieth
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
95242

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Current location

Junction of High Street and Lon Ednyfed
Y Neuadd Goffa (Memorial Hall)
High Street (A497)
Criccieth
Dwyfor
Gwynedd
LL52 0AL
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SH 50030 38184
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Oil painting of soldiers being greeted by their families at the station on return from war. A white dove of peace flies above. The painting is mounted in a white moulded plaster frame with a twisted bevel edge. A small wooden board is mounted below the painting with the dedication laser-printed in Welsh and English.
Inscription
HEDDWCH - PEACE/FFION GWYN/PROSIECT PROJECT COOFIO CYFRANIAD CRICCIETH 2018/CYNGOR TREF CRICCIETH TOWN COUNCIL/MMEWN PARTNERIAETH A: IN PARTNERSHIP WITH/YSGOL TREFERTHYR, COLED MEIRION-DWYFOR, NEUADD GOFFACRICCIETH/MEMORIAL HALL/WEDI EI ARIANNU GAN GRONFA DREFTTADAETH Y LOTERIE/FUNDED BY THE HERITAGE LOTTERY FUND
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Painting
    Measurements: height c1675 mm, width c890 mm
    Materials: Paint - Oil
  • Board
    Measurements: depth c10 mm, height c120 mm, width c180 mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Frame
    Measurements: depth 25 mm, height c1725 mm, width c940 mm
    Materials: Plaster
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Details: Heritage Lottery Fund
Responsibility
Criccieth Town Council

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