Church of St James, Pyle, Bridgend

formerly in: Glamorgan


N.B.Position of marker is approximate and does not necessarily show the exact location of the site.

Place OS Grid Ref: SS8282

Photo © Martin Crampin, Imaging the Bible in Wales

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Church (Anglican)
Fifteenth century and all of a piece to replace the church at Kenfig, which, like the town, was being engulfed in the sand-dunes. One of the least altered of Glamorgan's medieval churches.

Artworks at this site:
  The Good Samaritan The Good Samaritan
architect: Karl Parsons
1929
Church of St James, Pyle, Bridgend
south wall
  David and Jonathan David and Jonathan
artist: William Glasby
1927
Church of St James, Pyle, Bridgend
south wall of the nave
  Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary and St John Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary and St John
Church of St James, Pyle, Bridgend
east wall of sanctuary
  St James and the Virgin Mary St James and the Virgin Mary
Church of St James, Pyle, Bridgend
east wall of the sanctuary
  Crucifixion, Christ the Light of the World and Good Shepherd Crucifixion, Christ the Light of the World and Good Shepherd
firm/studio: Charles Powell
1921
Church of St James, Pyle, Bridgend
east wall of the chancel
  St James and St John St James and St John
artist: Alfred L. Wilkinson
1950
Church of St James, Pyle, Bridgend
south wall of the sanctuary
  Samuel in the Temple and the Finding of Moses Samuel in the Temple and the Finding of Moses
firm/studio: Charles Powell
1922
Church of St James, Pyle, Bridgend
north wall of the nave
  Christ Reigning from the Cross Christ Reigning from the Cross
artist: Frank Roper
Church of St James, Pyle, Bridgend
chancel arch


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