Church of St Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil

formerly in: Glamorgan


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Site OS Grid Ref: SO049058
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Church (Anglican)
Church on a medieval site, rebuilt in 1820-1, and subsequently transformed by J.L. Pearson between 1897 and 1901 (designs prepared in 1891). Unusually for the architect, the style is predominantly Burgundian Romanesque.

People associated with this site
   as architect: John Loughborough Pearson


Artworks at this site:
  The Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary and St John The Crucifixion with the Virgin Mary and St John
firm/studio: C. E. Kempe
1899
Church of St Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil
east wall of the chancel
  'Give us this day our daily bread' 'Give us this day our daily bread'
firm/studio: Robert J. Newbery
donor: William Thomas Lewis
1896
Church of St Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil
west wall of the nave (baptistry)
  The Parable of the Talents and Christ with Mary and Martha The Parable of the Talents and Christ with Mary and Martha
firm/studio: Robert J. Newbery
donor: William Thomas Lewis
1900
Church of St Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil
north wall of the nave
  Christ with the Centurion and St Martin Dividing his Cloak Christ with the Centurion and St Martin Dividing his Cloak
firm/studio: Robert J. Newbery
donor: William Thomas Lewis
1910
Church of St Tydfil, Merthyr Tydfil
north wall of the nave



Other sites at Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan
Church of St David
Church of St Margaret
Cyfarthfa Castle Museum and Art Gallery

View this site on the Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue


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