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ST JOSEPH'S CATHOLIC CHURCH, WATER STREET, ABERAFON

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NPRN 13624

Map Reference SS78NE

Grid Reference SS76198999

Unitary (Local) Authority Neath, Port Talbot

Old County Glamorgan

Community Aberavon

Type of Site CHURCH

Broad Class RELIGIOUS RITUAL AND FUNERARY

Period Post Medieval

Site Description St Joseph's Catholic church, Aberavon was built in 1930 to designs by F R Bates and Son in Early Christian style in red brick under slate roofs, with projecting boarded eaves and simple red brick dressings to small round-headed multi-pane windows. The interior is basilican with a three-tier stepped altar of dark green and white marble. The building replaced an earlier church of 1862.

Reference: Cadw listed buildings description.

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