Church of St Mary, Margam Abbey, Margam, Neath Port Talbot

formerly in: Glamorgan


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

Site OS Grid Ref: SS801863
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Church (Anglican)
1147 foundation by monks of the Cistercian abbey of Clairvaux. Nave twelfth century serving as the parish church after the dissolution in 1536. Partly rebuilt c.1805-10; nave roof 1872-3 and east wall of similar date.

Artworks at this site:
  Virgin and Child with St Bernard and St David  Virgin and Child with St Bernard and St David
firm/studio: Morris, Marshall, Faulkner & Co.
designer: Edward Coley Burne-Jones
1873
Church of St Mary, Margam Abbey, Margam, Neath Port Talbot
west wall
  Christ in Majesty with Angels Christ in Majesty with Angels
firm/studio: James Powell & Sons
designer: William Aikman
1904
Church of St Mary, Margam Abbey, Margam, Neath Port Talbot
east wall of the chancel
  Hanging Rood Hanging Rood
artist: Frank Roper
Church of St Mary, Margam Abbey, Margam, Neath Port Talbot
north aisle
  St David and St Michael St David and St Michael
about 1920
Church of St Mary, Margam Abbey, Margam, Neath Port Talbot
nave
 I Am the Bread of Life I Am the Bread of Life
artist: Frank Roper
Church of St Mary, Margam Abbey, Margam, Neath Port Talbot
west wall of north aisle
  Virgin and Child Virgin and Child
Church of St Mary, Margam Abbey, Margam, Neath Port Talbot
  Christ with Mary Christ with Mary
about 1861
Church of St Mary, Margam Abbey, Margam, Neath Port Talbot
west end of the south aisle



Other sites at Margam, Glamorgan
Abbey Ruins, Margam Country Park

View this site on the Stained Glass in Wales Catalogue


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