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OUR LADY QUEEN OF PEACE CATHOLIC CHURCH, NEWCASTLE EMLYN

Site Details

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NPRN 421507

Map Reference SN34SW

Grid Reference SN3099040748

Unitary (Local) Authority Carmarthenshire

Old County Carmarthenshire

Community Newcastle Emlyn

Type of Site CHURCH

Broad Class RELIGIOUS RITUAL AND FUNERARY

Period 20th Century

Site Description Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic church, Newcastle Emlyn was built c1966-68 from designs by Weightman and Bullen of Liverpool.

Stained-glass windows include depictions of the Fourteen Stations of the Cross by Frank Roper of Penarth, c1971 which serve as vertical window lights around the walls of the church. There is a shrine installed in the entrance hall (1974) with a statue of Our Lady Queen of Peace in carved wood.

References:
History of Newcastle Emlyn by Alan Randall Diocesan Archivist, 2008
http://stainedglass.llgc.org.uk/site/146