SS6492 : Christ Church Swansea

taken 5 years ago, near to Swansea/Abertawe, Great Britain

Christ Church Swansea
Christ Church Swansea
Church in Wales church viewed across Oystermouth Road. The foundation stone was laid on June 28th 1871. Because of the shape of the restricted site, the church is unusual in having its altar on the north side, instead of the customary east side. The original bell turret was dismantled long ago because its weight made the walls bulge. The single bell seen here was erected in 1932. It is rung before every main service to call people to worship.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 26 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 28 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Church (from Tags)
Church in Wales 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 6499 9240 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.8515N 3:57.0800W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SS 6497 9237
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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