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Latitude: 51.8555 / 51°51'19"N
Longitude: -4.3161 / 4°18'58"W
OS Eastings: 240585
OS Northings: 219965
OS Grid: SN405199
Mapcode National: GBR DG.T61M
Mapcode Global: VH3LH.4MLG
Entry Name: Bandstand in Carmarthen Park
Listing Date: 19 May 1981
Last Amended: 28 November 2003
Source ID: 9429
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: Situated prominently in park.
Community: Carmarthen (Caerfyrddin)
Built-Up Area: Carmarthen
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Bandstand erected in 1900, to plans of 1899. Given by James Davies of the Towy Works.
Octagonal bandstand with octagonal metal-clad roof. Bellcast lower roof and then similarly bellcast top section with finial. Cast-iron cresting along outer edge. Flat boarded ceiling within carried on 8 cast-iron fluted thin columns with shaft rings and other decoration, carrying pierced cast-iron triple brackets. Ornate cast-iron railing between each column, thickly detailed. Steps up on N side. Rendered plinth with limestone corner stones and yellow brick coping.
Included as a late Victorian park bandstand, a principal feature of a complete park of 1900.
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