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St. Peter's Church

Saint Clears Road, Carmarthen SA31 1LN, Wales
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Well worth a visit

This is a lovely church to see, we went to see the tomb of Rhys ap Thomas , which was well worth... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
lottie49
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
Towering church

One of the largest churches in Wales, and historically important, don't miss this. If nothing else... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
KevinSadler2364
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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18 Oct 2017
“Well worth a visit”
5 Oct 2017
“Towering church”
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Saint Clears Road, Carmarthen SA31 1LN, Wales
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

This is a lovely church to see, we went to see the tomb of Rhys ap Thomas , which was well worth seeing,loved the mirrow over top so all the detail of tomb can be viewed. Their was so many monument in this church to...More

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

One of the largest churches in Wales, and historically important, don't miss this. If nothing else, it contains the last remains of Rhys ap Thomas, the man reputed to have killed Richard III.

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Reviewed 26 November 2016

Visited the church recently and was completely blown away by its size and beauty. From the time you walk through the door you can feel the history. You walk through the main door and you immediately see a Roman Altar which I have since discovered...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2016

Our ancestors were christened here in the 1700's. It was a delight to enter the church yard, and I smiled at the stone step so worn down after centuries of parishioners entering the grounds. We tried to find any old headstone with an ancestor's name...More

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Reviewed 18 May 2016

What a phenomenal church. Beautiful inside, with lots of history attached. Pleasant staff and Parishoners, only too happy to converse with visitors. If you're really lucky (as I was) you'll hear one of the choirs practicing. Its a great place to shelter if its raining...More

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Reviewed 10 November 2015 via mobile

What a wonderful church. I grew up in Carmarthen but never set foot in this church, we were chapel. Definitely worth a look around. Chatted to the verger(I think he was the verger) who was so welcoming and friendly. Thank you for your welcome.

1  Thank pedr79
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Reviewed 16 July 2015

we went on a coach trip which stopped at Carmarthen we sat outside of this church which was a nice site to see we then went around the town centre which has other things to see like an old castle and stattues

1  Thank dave777qq
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Reviewed 9 July 2015

Had a good hour visiting this historic church, lots to see and memorable experience. Would recommend if weather is not good

1  Thank MarshWaterPonds
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Reviewed 8 April 2015

With Richard the Third recently buried the tomb of Sir Rhys ap Thomas deserves recognition as he was the man who felled Richard to give Henry Tudor the throne. Rhys met the exiled Henry at Dale and travelled through Wales to muster an army for...More

3  Thank LWF2014
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Reviewed 24 March 2015

A beautiful old Church well worth a visit. Often doing events whether its to raise money for its restoration or bringing the community together. Lovely place

1  Thank RKB0022
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