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Latitude: 51.8797 / 51°52'46"N
Longitude: -4.0579 / 4°3'28"W
OS Eastings: 258443
OS Northings: 222128
OS Grid: SN584221
Mapcode National: GBR DS.RQ36
Mapcode Global: VH4J2.M03V
Entry Name: War Memorial in Llangathen Churchyard
Listing Date: 30 January 2003
Last Amended: 30 January 2003
Source ID: 80856
Building Class: Commemorative
Location: On the SW side of the church.
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Probably erected in the 1920s.
A Celtic cross style freestone memorial on a stepped plinth. The upper step of the plinth has ''''''''gwell angau na chywilydd'''''''' in raised letters. The square base has a roll call of the dead from the 1914-18 war in raised black letters to the E and N sides, and added similar roll call to the 1939-45 war on the W side. The cross has ropework edge moulding, a wreath and sword below interlace panels, all in shallow relief, to the E face of the shaft, and a wheel-headed cross.
Listed as a well-detailed war memorial and for group value with the parish church.
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