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Nov 22, 2019

German glass in Aberpergwm

St Cadoc's Church at Aberpergwm, in the Vale of Neath, contains 16th-century glass from a German abbey - thanks to Napoleon, of all people. While his forces wreaked havoc, stained glass was removed from ...

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Posted by: RhodriC

Steinfeld abbey. Most of it is now in the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, but the panels at Aberpergwm remain in an ecclesiastical setting. For more about the church and how the glass ended up there, use your smartphone to scan the HistoryPoints QR codes on the church noticeboard (to the right of the path as you enter the churchyard). Or click here