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Latitude: 51.7924 / 51°47'32"N
Longitude: -3.9921 / 3°59'31"W
OS Eastings: 262711
OS Northings: 212293
OS Grid: SN627122
Mapcode National: GBR DW.Y8FL
Mapcode Global: VH4JH.R6FS
Entry Name: Bandstand at Ammanford Park
Listing Date: 10 August 1994
Last Amended: 10 August 1994
Source ID: 14810
Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces
Location: Situated at SW side of public park, near Tir-y-dail Lane.
Community: Ammanford (Rhydaman)
Built-Up Area: Ammanford
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
1936 bandstand in painted cast-iron on brick base with red tile roof.
Octagonal brick base with brick steps up, eight slim columns with capitals and each with three traceried brackets to flat boarded roof. Every second column also acts as a downpipe and is connected to cast-iron gutter. Iron railings between columns on five sides, gate on SW side, the three front (NE) sides left open. Roof has red terracotta ridges and slim finial. An inscription on the gate records the bandstand being a memorial to Evan Evans, Chemist.
A good example of an inter-war bandstand which is historically associated with an eminent local entrepreneur.
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