Merlin's Bridge

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Merlin's Bridge
Haroldstone Chapel, Merlins Bridge - geograph.org.uk - 190890.jpg
Haroldstone Chapel
Merlin's Bridge is located in Pembrokeshire
Merlin's Bridge
Merlin's Bridge
Merlin's Bridge shown within Pembrokeshire
Principal area
Ceremonial county
Country Wales
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Post town HAVERFORDWEST
Postcode district SA61 1XB
Dialling code 01437
Police Dyfed-Powys
Fire Mid and West Wales
Ambulance Welsh
EU Parliament Wales
UK Parliament
List of places
UK
Wales
PembrokeshireCoordinates: 51°47′29″N 4°58′52″W / 51.791307°N 4.981210°W / 51.791307; -4.981210

Merlin's Bridge is a village and a community to the south of Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales on the road to Milford Haven.

Amenities[edit]

The village's football team won The Senior Cup and League double in 2002. The village has a boxing club,[1] a post office, and a creamery[2] as well as Pembrokeshire College.[3]

Pembrokeshire College campus

Worship[edit]

The three places of worship in Merlin's Bridge are all buildings noted by the Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales (Coflein) - the English Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Emmanuel Christian Centre and St Mark's Chapel.[4]

Merlin's Bridge War Memorial[edit]

The marble War Memorial is situated at the end of Magdalen Street and can be viewed from Dredgman Hill. It commemorates the men who died in both world wars.[5] The sculptors were Edwards and Lewis of Haverfordwest.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "boxingclubs.com". Retrieved 27 January 2014. 
  2. ^ "Haverfordwest Creamery". Pembrokeshire Business. Retrieved 27 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Main Campus". Pembrokeshire College. Retrieved 19 May 2014. 
  4. ^ "Coflein: listed buildings". Retrieved 6 March 2016. 
  5. ^ West Wales War Memorial Project website; accessed 18 May 2014

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