Old Baptist Chapel, Pendre became the British School when Bethania built?
New Market, Guildhall, Corn Exchange and Grammar School tenders sought. Cost £6, 000. Architect: R. J. Withers. Building News 12.03.
Delay in consequence of error in architects plans Carmarthen Journal 23.04
Foundation stone laid 8 July – a market place, guildhall, divinity room and merchanics institute Carmarthen Journal 16.07
Contractors for the Market – David Jenkins, Cilgerran and John Thomas, Llechryd; Slaughterhouse – Benjamin Jenkins and Simon James, Cardigan – and work under way 9.06.
Poor Houses cleared away from the site of the Slaughterhouse 16.06
Reseating and other improvements to St Mary’s Church by David Morgan, builder. Carmarthen Journal 23 Aug 1858.
Mayor: R. D. Jenkins