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Latitude: 51.9685 / 51°58'6"N
Longitude: -3.8743 / 3°52'27"W
OS Eastings: 271334
OS Northings: 231663
OS Grid: SN713316
Mapcode National: GBR Y1.L1MH
Mapcode Global: VH4HL.SSN9
Entry Name: The War Memorial
Listing Date: 20 July 1999
Last Amended: 20 July 1999
Source ID: 22019
Building Class: Commemorative
Location: Situated on E side of A 482 just N of village crossroads and opposite entry to Brodulais estate.
Built-Up Area: Llanwrda
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
War Memorial of 1923, white marble soldier on pedestal of Aberdeen granite. One of a group of similar white marble statues including those at Llangeitho, Llanddewi Brefi, Drefach and Aberbanc in Ceredigion and Dale in Pembrokeshire.
War memorial, white marble soldier with reversed rifle. Pedestal is red granite on two steps, one cement, one stone. Stone step marked W Thomas, Llandovery. Pedestal has moulded plinth, battered main shaft with inscribed names from 1914-19 on W face, from 1939-45 on S face and `Adeiladwyd gan y plwyfoloion' on N face. Moulded cornice.
Included for historical interest and as a good example of commemorative sculpture.
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