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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandrillo, Denbighshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9231 / 52°55'23"N

Longitude: -3.4353 / 3°26'7"W

OS Eastings: 303602

OS Northings: 337153

OS Grid: SJ036371

Mapcode National: GBR 6M.MS0M

Mapcode Global: WH786.6SDF

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 3 October 2003

Last Amended: 3 October 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 81894

Building Class: Commemorative

Location: Located on grass in front of the Community Hall.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Llandrillo

Community: Llandrillo

Traditional County: Merionethshire

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History

Memorial of World War I (1914-18), with additions made after World War II (1939-45). The date of erection is not known.

Exterior

Celtic cross of rough unpolished stone on a tapering square base, which stands on a 2-tier plinth. Inter-lace decoration in low relief to cross, the L and R arms reading 1914 and 1919, respectively. On the front of the stem is a polished panel commemorating 2 men who died in World War II (1919-45), with an inscription below in memory of those who died in World War I (1914-18). The polished face of the base lists their names and addresses.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as a war memorial in the Celtic-revival style and for its social-historical importance.

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