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Latitude: 51.7196 / 51°43'10"N
Longitude: -4.7049 / 4°42'17"W
OS Eastings: 213255
OS Northings: 205778
OS Grid: SN132057
Mapcode National: GBR GF.4WG7
Mapcode Global: VH2PL.D1KM
Entry Name: Principal entrance gates to Saint Issell's Churchyard
Listing Date: 7 May 1997
Last Amended: 7 May 1997
Source ID: 18447
Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Location: Forms the main entrance to the churchyard, close to the war memorial.
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
The church was extensively restored 1862-64 and the churchyard gates were probably erected at this time, said to have been fabricated at the Kilgetty ironworks.
Pair of wrought iron gates with cast iron finials square stone gate piers with simple square moulding and shallow pyramidal copings. Each gate has hinge style of square section, with elaborate cast iron finial, and rectangular section, pierced by round uprights. These terminate in ornate spear-head finials, with scrolled cresting. Shorter uprights below the lock-bar terminate in bared finials.
Listed as one of a series of fine iron entrance gates to the churchyard, which represent good examples of locally produced ironwork.
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