Door: artschool

Carmarthen door

Entrance to Carmarthen’s former School of Art
now Oriel Myrddin (Merlin Art Gallery)

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Sculpture: Henry II

Henry II

Sculpture 3/3: Henry II
One of the series of monarchs depicted at Whiteladies Gate, Bristol
It’s probable that all the kings and queens depicted had some connection with Bristol, visiting it at some time during their reigns

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Sculpture: Queen Isabella

Isabella

Sculpture 2/3: Queen Isabella
Another monarch in the series from Whiteladies Gate, Whiteladies Road, Bristol; Isabella, the wife of Edward II, was reputedly implicated in the murder of her husband at Berkeley Castle in Gloucestershire (though doubts persist as to the truth of the matter

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Sculpture: King John

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Sculpture 1/3: King John’s seal was affixed to Magna Carta 800 years ago last month
One of a series of British monarchs appearing on a façade at Whiteladies Gate, Whiteladies Road (on the border between Redland and Clifton, Bristol)

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Landscape: abandoned

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Abandoned 2/2
Stripped fibre-glass boat left high and dry, Newport estuary, Pembrokeshire

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Landscape: wreck

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Abandoned 1/2
Wooden wreck of a boat among the reeds of the Newport estuary, Pembrokeshire

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Building: gateway

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Side view of surviving medieval gateway to Carmarthen Castle
The two-storey building to the right houses the early modern police lock-up and current information centre

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