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Flush Bracket OSBM S1158: Burry Port, St Mary's Church   

NE angle of St Mary's Church, Burry Port 58.498' or 58.760' [Carmarthen to Sharpness] - actually on SE angle?

Grid reference: SN 4533 0103.
Landranger 159: Swansea & Gower, Carmarthen.
Explorer 164: Gower / Gwyr.
Explorer 178: Llanelli & Ammanford / Rhydaman.
Structure: Church / Chapel.
Waypoint: FS1158.

Neighbouring Flush Brackets
S1157 Burry Port, Methodist Church 560.80m to the southwest.
G3829 Pant-y-llyn 2.78km to the northeast.
G3828 Cwmbach 3.50km to the east.
G3830 Trimsaran 3.92km to the north.
G3753 Spudder Bridge Inn 5.14km to the north.
The nearest fundamental bench mark is Bishopston, 16.84km to the southeast.

Logged Visits
Visited on 29th November 2014 by Dusty. Condition: Good.
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Visited on 21st April 2014 by pkbathrooms. Grid reference: SN 4533 0103. Condition: Good.
Whilst looking for the flush bracket, the curator of the church came to chat and afterwards I found some of the information he had been chatting about below.

As a devout Anglican, George Elkington became aware that many of his English speaking Anglican employees – a significant number of whom had come to work here from England – had no English place of worship (although the English Methodist Church was built in 1866). And so he began plans to build a Church as is supreme gift to the town and to provide for the needs of his workforce. The Architect was Wilson, Wilcox & Wilson of Bath. They designed a fine three aisled building in the early decorated Gothic style of the 13th century.
Mrs Howard Elkington laid the foundation stone on 6 July 1875. A coin of the realm and a parchment with the story of the foundation were placed inside. The contractors were Wall & Hook of Brimscombe who used local stone with bath stone dressings.

Visited on 10th March 2012 by superswifteagle. Condition: Good.
Yep, it's SE angle

Visited on 8th September 2006 by iainmac. Grid reference: SN 4536 0104. Condition: Good.
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