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They took the Church down

By netta1234
This is what they've left after taking the Church down as there were too much work needed to be done. It's in a tiny village of Sarn Meillteyrn on the way to Aberdaron.It's a shame ,as it was a lovely Church,I played the organ there once at a wedding.It's just a few yards from where my Mum lives.

V2----------This is the end where the altar was
V3---------- Looking from where the inside of the church was
V4----------The door from inside

Tags: Church Architecture Scenery

Voters: Hurstbourne, ddolfelin, Badgerfred and 29 more

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ddolfelin Plus
9 103 3 Wales
5 Jul 2015 8:21AM
At least they've left the notice board so that folk can see what's not on.
How strange.

Good picture, Netta!
5 Jul 2015 8:25AM
Super set Netta, excellent detail in all images,
Fred.
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
5 Jul 2015 8:52AM
Once again I am only able to see V 1 with the versions not opening for me, Netta.
What a shame this delightful wee church had to end up this way.
R.
johnke Plus
8 223 16 England
5 Jul 2015 9:49AM
Well portrayed Netta and with good detail. Disgusting to think that something that was obviously so well built and built to stand the test of time was not a national heritage site.

.........John
ColleenA Plus
8 471 7 Australia
5 Jul 2015 10:10AM
I am glad they left some of it standing as it's now got a charm of its own. I can imagine an inside/outside wedding there with beautiful chairs covered in white fabric and lots of flowers all over...the bride walking thought the door arch....well that's the romantic in me...
NDODS 10 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
5 Jul 2015 10:39AM
Criminal injustice....

A beautiful setting with a sad twist of fate...

Regards Nathan
fotobee Plus
7 4 3 South Africa
5 Jul 2015 10:53AM
Eish, they did not. Check up on what they have planned for the ground.......in a few years time that will most probably be sold to a consortium of Mall makers..... at a huge profit. SadSad Sad Regards Martin
Mavis 18 143 2 England
5 Jul 2015 11:59AM
Such a shame it had to go Netta .Love the Ivy climbing over the doorway. I must say your photography is excellent xx
5 Jul 2015 12:00PM
Weird looking remnants of what was once no doubt a lovely old building.
Great for pictures though, I particular like V3 & V4 .

JohnSmile
helenlinda Plus
13 374 22 United Kingdom
5 Jul 2015 1:38PM
How amazing SmileSmile
Lovely collection of shots here. I wonder how out of date the notices are or if they outline the history of the building.
I love v3 in particular
Helen
prabhusinha 13 5 5 India
5 Jul 2015 1:50PM
A lovely nostlagia recorded
jocas 6 6 United Kingdom
5 Jul 2015 2:29PM
Superb set Netta , what a shame , at least there is some record of it's existence left and a cracking set of images of it her
Jo
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
5 Jul 2015 2:38PM
Wonder how many ghosts walk those ruins Netta !!
Peter GrinGrinGrin
myrab 14 United Kingdom
5 Jul 2015 3:32PM
Splendid Netta, it looks as if it was a wonderful church and you have captured it so well.

Myra
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
5 Jul 2015 4:31PM
Great set... Stunning and ethereal! Beautiful work!
IB
HarrietH Plus
10 303 Portugal
5 Jul 2015 4:56PM
A shame but when I looked for the church where my great-great grandparents were married I found it had been turned into a bar (of all things). Cocktail bar where the altar once stood. This is a shame but it has dignity.

Maureen
JuBarney Plus
9 33 5 United Kingdom
5 Jul 2015 7:35PM
A beautiful old church and I am so sorry, for you, that it has been taken down.
You can only keep happy memories,
Ju
Nigeve1 7 1.4k 101 United Kingdom
5 Jul 2015 8:53PM
The sad fate of many under used Churches, nice reportage set.
Nigel
5 Jul 2015 9:42PM
What a shame Netta. A lovely set. Cathy
6 Jul 2015 7:57PM
Sad that the church was under used and all that is left now. Great series Netta.


Patty GrinGrinGrin

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