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Bear Crickhowell

Bear Crickhowell
Crickhowell, Powys

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Located in Crickhowell in the beautiful Brecon Beacons, The Bear is famous far and wide for its welcoming atmosphere, historic character and good food. With old world charm and modern amenities, The Bear is an … more >>

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This wandering priest was leader of the Peasant's Revolt of 1381. He made famous the rhyming couplet, 'When Adam delved and Eve span, who was then the gentleman'



16 July, 1377

Richard II crowned

Richard was the son of Edward, the Black Prince, and succeeded his grandfather, Edward III

This sickly monarch died at the age of 16, leaving the throne to his elder sister





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Popular Historic Attractions

St David's Cathedral
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Kilgetty (Self catering)
Willow Cottage, Kilgetty

Willow Cottage

Ground floor: Living room with French door/dining room/kitchen with beams. First floor: 2 bedrooms: 1 double 1 bunk with additional single both with sloping ceilings. Shower room with toilet.
Sleeps 5

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Newport (Self catering)
Foxglove, Newport

Foxglove

This semi-detached, stone barn conversion is situated near Newport in Pembrokeshire and sleeps four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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