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 Beaufort Arms
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This king of Mercia built an immense earthwork stretching the length of the current Welsh border



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