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

Clock Tower

Summary

Type Clock Tower

     Tall square red brick clock tower set on three concrete steps. Metal panels painted black on each face of shaft, one with inscription. Stone cap to tower and stone banding around upper part of tower. Clock face to four sides, each face covered by ?perspex.
         

Inscriptions

Incised on black panel, letters painted gold: THIS CLOCK TOWER / WAS ERECTED TO / COMMEMORATE THE / WYNDHAM MEDICAL / AID SOCIETY FROM / SUBSCRIPTIONS / BY ITS MEMBERS. / D.J. RICHARDS CHAIRMAN / OWEN JONES HON SEC / W.T. HARRIS CHARTERED SURVEYOR / O.C. HARTLAND & SONS / CONTRACTORS / SEPT. 1955

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Hartland, O.C. Builder

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Clock Tower Brick with metal (?iron) panels 760cm high approx

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
BRIDGEND011 AH
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • Metallic staining
Structural condition
  • None
Vandalism
  • Graffiti
Road A4061
Precise location In centre of roundabout on main road through village
A-Z ref None
OS ref SS938924
Date of design 1955
Year of unveiling 1955
Unveiling details September 1955
Commissioned by Wyndham Medical Aid Society
Duty of care None
Listing status Not listed
At risk? No known risk

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