United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

RADYR ALLEGORY

Our Ref: 2011

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Address

HEOL ISAF
RADYR
SOUTH GLAMORGAN
Wales
 
Type:Allegory (eg: Victory)
Other Location Details:

JUNCTION OF HEOL ISAF AND KINGS ROAD

OS Map Ref:ST 132 803

Inscription

TO THE/ LASTING HONOUR/ OF RADYR'S/ GALLANT DEAD/ ALSO OF THE ONE HUNDRED/ AND FORTY SEVEN OTHERS/ FROM THE PARISH/ WHO ALSO/ SERVED/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)
THEY DIED FOR/ FREEDOM/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
PLINTHSTONE - PORTLAND   Good
SCULPTUREBRONZE   Good

Physical Description

FEMALE FIGURE HOLDING TORCH ALOFT IN RIGHT HAND AND WREATH IN LOWERED LEFT HAND, SURMOUNTING SQUARE PEDESTAL. ON LOWER PLATFORM KNEELS A WINGED CHILD

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarSecond World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died13
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?surname > forename
What information is listed on the memorial? surname, forename
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No
WarFirst World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died20
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?surname > forename
What information is listed on the memorial? surname, forename
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?No
Who is responsible for the memorial?

Maintenance History:

RECENTLY CLEANED 1995

Ceremonies

Not known

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type:None
Did this include a trust or scholarship?No
Did this include a roll of honour?NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site:Not known
Cost of Memorial:Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

NameOccupation
Alfred TurnerSculptor

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

THIS IS THE SAME MEMORIAL AS THAT AT FULHAM, LONDON. NIWM 2010. INSCRIPTION REFERS TO ALL WHO SERVED

Comments: 
Photographs:3
Other Documents:None
Form / Letter:F
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No