Church of St Mary, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire

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

Site OS Grid Ref: SN453010

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Church (Anglican)
Built for the Elkington family of Birmingham, whose copperworks was established near the harbour. Designed by Wilson, Wilcox & Wilson of Bath at a cost of £7,000 and opened in 1877.

Church website

Artworks at this site:
  The Ascension The Ascension
firm/studio: John Hardman & Co.
about 1877
Church of St Mary, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire
east wall of the chancel
  Virgin and Child with Saints Virgin and Child with Saints
1927
Church of St Mary, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire
east wall of the chancel
  Scenes from the Resurrection and the Last Judgement Scenes from the Resurrection and the Last Judgement
firm/studio: Celtic Studios
1978
Church of St Mary, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire
west wall of the nave
  Christ Teaching His Disciples Christ Teaching His Disciples
firm/studio: Celtic Studios
1961
Church of St Mary, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire
south wall of the south aisle
  Virgin and Child with St Illtud Virgin and Child with St Illtud
firm/studio: Powell & Sons (Whitefriars) Ltd.
1949
Church of St Mary, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire
south wall of the south aisle
  Christ with Mother and Children Christ with Mother and Children
firm/studio: Celtic Studios
1963
Church of St Mary, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire
north wall of the north aisle
  Creation Window Creation Window
artist: Janet Hardy
2000
Church of St Mary, Burry Port, Carmarthenshire
north wall of the north aisle


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