National Recording Project


Detail from: Memorial to 158 Squadron by Peter W. Naylor, 2009



Type Sculpture , Shaft

     Tall stainless steel obelisk in lake
     The steel was provided by British Steel at Pontypool; Ove Arapp supervised the structural side and it was constructed by a small firm, now closed, in Newport.
     A number of sculptures were commissioned for the Garden Festival of Wales in 1991/2 and some works remain on site.

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Short, Denys Sculptor

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Obelisk Stainless steel 1067cm high

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • Corrosion, Deterioration
Structural condition
  • Other
  • Surface damage
Road A4046
Precise location Set in lake in land surrounding Festival Park Factory Shopping Village
A-Z ref None
OS ref SO165076
Date of design 1992
Year of unveiling 1992
Unveiling details 1992
Commissioned by Garden Festival Wales
Duty of care Festival Park
Listing status Not listed
At risk? No known risk

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