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Latitude: 51.7206 / 51°43'14"N
Longitude: -3.2427 / 3°14'33"W
OS Eastings: 314254
OS Northings: 203164
OS Grid: SO142031
Mapcode National: GBR HV.2WJX
Mapcode Global: VH6D6.R02S
Entry Name: War Memorial
Listing Date: 22 June 2001
Last Amended: 22 June 2001
Source ID: 25496
Building Class: Commemorative
Location: Right in the centre of New Tredegar town, set on steps in a walled enclosure; a dominant position, backing onto the church of St Dingat and the adjacent Hall and opposite the Tredegar Arms Hotel.
Community: New Tredegar (Tredegar Newydd)
Community: New Tredegar
Built-Up Area: New Tredegar
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
First World War 1914-18 memorial with names added after Second World War, 1939-45. Attributable to L F Roslyn. Similar to one at Maesteg.
War Memorial. A red granite pedestal with white marble figures. Pedestal consists of 3 shallow rock-faced steps supporting a polished pier with battered plinth, inscription panel on front and names on 3 sides of the main pier and plinth sections, with tooled plain deep frieze and coping; the sections are separated by rock-faced bands. Two life-size figures: one a standing soldier with gun at the ready, the other hatless, collapsed and clasping his head with one hand.
Listed as a more than usually elaborate Valleys' war memorial.
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