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War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandyrnog, Denbighshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1754 / 53°10'31"N

Longitude: -3.3365 / 3°20'11"W

OS Eastings: 310769

OS Northings: 365084

OS Grid: SJ107650

Mapcode National: GBR 6R.3S12

Mapcode Global: WH772.QGD1

Entry Name: War Memorial

Listing Date: 22 October 2002

Last Amended: 22 October 2002

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 27008

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: In the churchyard of St Tyrnog, to the west side of the church.

County: Denbighshire

Civil Community: Llandyrnog

Locality: Llandyrnog Village

Built-Up Area: Llandyrnog

Traditional County: Denbighshire

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History

Built shortly after the Great War.

Exterior

A sandstone war memorial in the form of a preaching cross, standing on an octagonal plinth the faces of which carry the names of the fallen in the Great War and in the Second Worls War.

The shaft is octagonal but square at foot with broach stops. The top of the shaft swells slightly between astragals and the head is 4-sided with blank niches; the finial is a 2-way poppy-head.

Small octagonal step above and below the plinth; single large octagonal step.

Reasons for Listing

A good war memorial in the form of a simple Gothic preaching cross, listed also for group value with St. Tyrnog's church

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