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Latitude: 51.879 / 51°52'44"N
Longitude: -4.5931 / 4°35'35"W
OS Eastings: 221608
OS Northings: 223225
OS Grid: SN216232
Mapcode National: GBR D2.RWXK
Mapcode Global: VH2NW.B1ND
Entry Name: Churchyard gates to Llanboidy churchyard
Listing Date: 6 August 2001
Last Amended: 6 August 2001
Source ID: 25617
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: Situated at W entry to Llanboidy churchyard in Llanboidy village.
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
C19 iron gates and pierced cast-iron gatepiers to Llanboidy churchyard. The gates are of unusual elaboration for a churchyard, and may have been moved here from a country house, perhaps Maesgwynne.
Two open-work cast-iron gatepiers and double iron gates. Piers have plinth with 4 scrolls then shafts with pattern of opposed half-circles intersected by mirrored serpentine curve and top Celtic cross pattern formed of fleur-de-lys within circle. Corniced caps with concave pyramid stands to ball finials.
Twin gates have top-rails ramped down, double middle rail and 2 double bottom rails. Dog-bars to lower half, lotus finials.
Included as an ornate example of Victorian ironwork.
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