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Latitude: 51.8566 / 51°51'23"N
Longitude: -4.332 / 4°19'55"W
OS Eastings: 239500
OS Northings: 220126
OS Grid: SN395201
Mapcode National: GBR DF.T83F
Mapcode Global: VH3LG.VLQL
Entry Name: Gatepiers, gates and railings to S of St David's Hospital
Listing Date: 28 November 2003
Last Amended: 28 November 2003
Source ID: 82157
Building Class: Civil
Location: Situated on S side of St David's Hospital.
Community: Carmarthen (Caerfyrddin)
Built-Up Area: Carmarthen
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Iron gates and railings to forecourt of Joint Counties Asylum built in 1865-9 to designs by D. Brandon. Railings made by T. Bright of Old Foundry Carmarthen.
Forecourt damaged iron railings on low stone wall with grey limestone coping. Rails have Gothic finials, stanchions have fluted posts and more ornate finials. Two gateways have Gothic pierced cast-iron gatepiers with large 4-branch leaf finials. Gatepiers marked T. Bright Old Foundry Carmarthen. Pairs of gates, similar to railings, with dog-bars.
Included as example of local iron work of quality, and for group value with the hospital.
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