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Gates and railings to Capel Elim

A Grade II Listed Building in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8706 / 51°52'14"N

Longitude: -4.3212 / 4°19'16"W

OS Eastings: 240288

OS Northings: 221659

OS Grid: SN402216

Mapcode National: GBR DF.SBSX

Mapcode Global: VH3LH.17WV

Entry Name: Gates and railings to Capel Elim

Listing Date: 28 November 2003

Last Amended: 28 November 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 82158

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated in front of Chapel and extending down to schoolroom to left.

County: Carmarthenshire

Community: Carmarthen

Locality: Ffynnon Ddrain

Traditional County: Carmarthenshire

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History

Iron railings of 1898 to Capel Elim, the gatepiers dated and marked T. Jones, Priory Foundry Carmarthen, and also stamped J. Thomas, Johns Town. School-room to left has similar rails.

Exterior

Forecourt dwarf wall with stone laid in partly irregular courses with ashlar coping; low railings with circular uprights with finials. Open-panelled iron gate posts with cornices and curved pyramidal caps with finials, dated 1898, marked J. Thomas of Johns Town. Two centre gates similar to railings and rising alternately above lock and top rails.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a good example of locally-made ironwork of group value with the chapel.

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