Historic Cathedrals in Wales

Map of all Historic Churches in Wales
Also see Historic Churches in England | Scotland | Monasteries in Wales

This section of our Guide to historic churches Wales is of neccessity a short one; there are only 6 medieval cathedrals in Wales, and of the 6, one occupies an undisputable pre-eminent status; St. David's, with its links to David, patron saint of Wales, is the Welsh "Westminster Abbey".



Name County Heritage Rating
Bangor Cathedral Gwynedd 4 Heritage Rating
Brecon Cathedral Powys 4 Heritage Rating
Llandaff Cathedral Glamorgan 5 Heritage Rating
Newport, St Woolos Cathedral Gwent 4 Heritage Rating
St Asaph Cathedral Clwyd 5 Heritage Rating
St David's Cathedral Dyfed 5 Heritage Rating
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The Priory Hotel

The Priory Hotel
Newport, Gwent

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The Priory is nestled within the historic town of Caerleon on the River Usk. Founded by Hywel ap Iorwerth a Welsh prince and dating back to 1180 the Priory started life as … more >>

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Two of William the Conqueror's sons became kings of England. Who was the third son?



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This Day in British History

25 September, 1066

Battle of Stamford Bridge near York

King Harold of England surprised and defeated a Norse army under Harald Hardrada and Harold's rebellious brother Tostig

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This king confronted Wat Tyler during the Peasant's Revolt of 1381



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Situated in the heart of a tranquil and pretty village, this cosy semi-detached cottage offers high standard accommodation for up to five people.
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