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Sculpture Parks: Margam Country Park, Port Talbot, Wales

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TitleOfWork: Abbey Ruins
DateOfWork: 1147-
Location: Margam Country Park, Port Talbot
Country: UK - Wales
Photographer: Dave Ball
ImageCopyright: Sheffield Hallam University
The Abbey's foundation stone was laid by Cistercian monks sent by St. Bernard of Clairveaux in 1147. It was abandoned during the Dissolution of Monasteries, the last monks being ejected in 1536.

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