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Latitude: 51.7388 / 51°44'19"N
Longitude: -4.3085 / 4°18'30"W
OS Eastings: 240700
OS Northings: 206971
OS Grid: SN407069
Mapcode National: GBR GP.BRKP
Mapcode Global: VH3M2.8KMF
Entry Name: The War Memorial and railings
Listing Date: 28 July 1998
Last Amended: 28 July 1998
Source ID: 20193
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: Situated on side of main road (A 484) some 100m NE of Kidwelly Bridge.
Community: Kidwelly (Cydweli)
Built-Up Area: Kidwelly
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
War Memorial of 1924 designed by Glendinning Moxham FRIBA, of Swansea.
White marble statue of soldier with reversed rifle on large Portland stone pedestal, the whole some 6.5m (20') high. Pedestal is ornate with moulded plinth under raised broad band of Greek key ornament, with moulding above and below. Shaft is plain but for carved laurel wreath on front over affixed name and date plaques, and is capped by a similar broad raised band of Greek-key ornament.
Contemporary railed enclosure with upper finials and side gates.
Listed as a handsome and prominent war memorial.
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