|Wales Cathedral Gazetteer
A guide to medieval cathedrals in Wales, highlighting attractions, history, and visitor information.
Medieval Cathedrals 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".
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British History Quiz
This battle took place on or about 8 January 871 between King Alfred and a Danish army
The battle took place on the Berkshire Downs
The Saxons under Alfred were victorious, but then suffered a string of defeats
This Day in British History
16 September, 1399
Owain Glyndwr attacks Lord Grey of Ruthin
Glyndwr's private feud escalates into a full-scale Welsh revolt, and Glyndwr becomes a symbol of Welsh nationalism