Admiral Horatio Nelson (Paxton's Tower)

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Reference WMO/275643

Address:

South side ot Twyi Valley

Llanarthey

SA32 8HX

Wales

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Status: On original site
Type: Freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Within a garden/park/churchyard/enclosure/Marketplace
Description: Other structure/building
Materials:
  • Stone Stone (any)
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
Conflicts:
  • Revolutionary/Napoleonic (1792-1815)
About the memorial: Paxton’s Tower at Llanarthney, Carmarthenshire commemorating Vice Admiral Horatio Nelson d. 1805. Gothic style. Three towers on triangular base connected by walls with embattled parapets, which form chambers.
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IN LATIN, WELSH AND ENGLISH. TO THE INVINCIBLE COMMANDER, VISCOUNT NELSON, IN COMMEMORATION OF DEEDS BEFORE THE WALLS OF COPENHAGEN, AND ON THE SHORES OF SPAIN; OF THE EMPRIE EVERY WHERE MAINTAINED BY HIM OVER THE SEAS; AND OF THE DEATH WHICH IN THE FULNESS OF HIS OWN GLORY, THOUGH ULTIMATELY FOR HIS OWN COUNTRY AND FOR EUROPE, CONQUERING, HE DIED; THIS TOWER WAS ERECTED BY WILLIAM PAXTON.

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