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Latitude: 53.3263 / 53°19'34"N
Longitude: -3.8304 / 3°49'49"W
OS Eastings: 278190
OS Northings: 382603
OS Grid: SH781826
Mapcode National: GBR 1YPZ.JB
Mapcode Global: WH64Y.4N8C
Entry Name: War Memorial, including Lamp Standards and Bollards
Listing Date: 16 March 1976
Last Amended: 6 June 2001
Source ID: 3475
Building Class: Commemorative
Location: On prominent position on Promenade.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
1920s; designed by by S Colwyn Foulkes.
War Memorial in form of rusticated granite obelisk with golden ball finial with flame cresting. Near the base of the shaft there are tablets bearing the names of local men killed in 1914-13 and 1939-45 World Wars; stepped base. The memorial is flanked to North-west and South-east by strips of ground set out with low slender bollards of granite and with 4 contemporary lamp standards with wide fluted circular shafts with moulded bases, each shaft surmounted by multi ball lamp finials of glass.
Striking war memorial by important local architect on key site at intersection of Gloddaeth Street and Promenade.
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