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Llanfynydd War Memorial

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanfynydd, Carmarthenshire

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Latitude: 51.928 / 51°55'40"N

Longitude: -4.0982 / 4°5'53"W

OS Eastings: 255826

OS Northings: 227576

OS Grid: SN558275

Mapcode National: GBR DR.NL40

Mapcode Global: VH4HN.XS9W

Entry Name: Llanfynydd War Memorial

Listing Date: 9 April 2003

Last Amended: 9 April 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 81024

Building Class: Commemorative

Location: On the SE side of and opposite the churchyard.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Llanfynydd

Community: Llanfynydd

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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By J W Davies, sculptor of Llanfynydd (inscribed on memorial). Probably post 1945 and set within the enclosure of a 1914-18 war memorial.


Obelisk memorial of polished red granite on a rock-faced stepped plinth. The base has raised fields, of which the front has a memorial inscription in gold letters. The memorial is set in a semi-circular enclosure, defined by a rubble-stone dwarf wall with rock-faced and freestone square terminal piers, and iron chains across the front on cast iron pedestals by William Isaac & Son of Carmarthen.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for its social-historical interest and for its contribution to the historic character of the village centre.

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