bench end

bench end

A terminal wood facing on a church pew, often decorative.
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Visitors to Ynys Mn's Sant Pedr at Llanbedrgoch can find a mermaid carving on a 600-year-old bench end.
Items include: the bronze cherub from the ship's grand staircase, a set of the ship's whistles, a port hole with window intact, a masthead light, a wrought- iron bench end from a deck chair, a davit from which a life boat from the ship was lowered, eyeglasses in their case, a gilt chandelier, an unopened champagne bottle, an unopened bottle of olives, sheet music with its stand, a valise, a steward's jacket, silver dinnerware, fine china, gold coins, jewelry, delicate paper objects such as a stock certificate and personal letters, communications and navigational gear, the engine room telegraph and the ship's pedestal from which Titanic was navigated.
Items include: the bronze cherub from the ship's grand staircase, a set of the ship's whistles, a port hole with window intact, a masthead light, a wrought-iron bench end from a deck chair, a davit from which a life boat from the ship was lowered, eyeglasses in their case, a gilt chandelier, an unopened champagne bottle, an unopened bottle of olives, sheet music with its stand, a valise, a steward's jacket, silver dinnerware, fine china, gold coins, jewelry, delicate paper objects such as a stock certificate and personal letters, communications and navigational gear, the engine room telegraph and the ship's pedestal from which Titanic was navigated.
It's known as the Cathedral of the Marshes, and is enormous, towering over the flat landscape, and with lots of fascinating features and works of art, including bench ends featuring the seven deadly sins.
What affected me about all that was not the ogee-headed lights, nor the Perp, nor the Dec, nor even the importance of BENCH ENDS which apparently justified capital letters, but the fact that in coming to live in this place I appeared to have exchanged places with a font in the East Anglian tradition.
With laser-cut steel bench ends paired with ergonomic slat seating, the Exposition benches provide the perfect blend of comfort and style and are now installed in various locations across the country.