SH5831 : Y ddau frenin - The two kings

taken 10 years ago, near to Harlech, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Y ddau frenin - The two kings
Y ddau frenin - The two kings
A statue by Ivor Roberts-Jones, unveiled 1984. The nearby plaque reads:
The Mabinogion story of Branwen is a lament over the folly and carnage of war. Branwen, sister of Bendigeidran, the King of Britain, departed from the court at Harlech to marry the King of Ireland. Their son, the boy King Gwern, was killed in the war which followed. In the sculpture, the figure of Bendigeidfran, bearing the body of his nephew Gwern, symbolises the sorrowful burden that love can be.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Alan Fryer and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SH5831, 273 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 3 March, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 3 March, 2007
Category
Sculpture   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 580 311 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:51.5442N 4:6.5805W
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 85 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register