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Architecture of Wales

18 July 2009

1879 – Llanerch Panna, Ellesmere, Wales

Architect: John Douglas Front Perspective View including Chamber Plan, as designed for the Hon. George T. Kenyon, and published in The Building News, February 21st 1879.

22 June 2009

1877 – New Church at Penycae, North Wales

Architect: Aston Webb

15 June 2009

1898 – The Richmond Road Congregational Church & Schools, Cardiff

Architect: Habershon & Fawckner “These buildings, which are just completed, occupy a prominent site in the midst of a thickly-populated neighbourhood. The schools, which are at the rear, were erected eleven years ago,...

09 June 2009

1885 – St. Padarn’s Church, Llanberis

Architect: Arthur H. Baker This large church was built in 1885 when the slate industry was at its peak. It was further extended in 1912.

09 June 2009

1283 – Harlech Castle, Wales

Architect: James of St. George Harlech Castle, begun in 1283 by Edward I of England, captured by Owen Glendower, and later the stronghold of Henry Tudor. The castle was originally built next to...

09 June 2009

15th Century St. Beuno’s Church, Clynnog Fawr, Wales

Clynnog Fawr, often simply called “Clynnog”, is a village on the north coast of the Lleyn Peninsula in north-west Wales. The site is said to be that of a Celtic monastery founded by...

09 June 2009

1284 – Caernarfon Castle, Wales

Architect: James of St. George The town is best known for its great stone castle, built by Edward I of England and consequently seen as a symbol of English domination. Edward’s architect, James...

09 June 2009

1923 – Bangor Signalbox, Wales

The LNWR built signal box dates from 1923 and was formerly Bangor No.2 but is now the sole box in the town on the North Wales Coast mainline.

09 June 2009

1911 – Bangor University, Wales

Architect: H.T. Hare The university was founded as the University College of North Wales in October 1884 as the result of a campaign for better education in Wales, and was incorporated by charter...