Prehistoric sites in Powys - mid Wales & Brecon Beacons







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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 Chancellor of England was named Archbishop of Canterbury by Richard II, who then banished him. He returned when Henry IV deposed Richard.



19 July, 1545

Mary Rose sinks off Portsmouth

The Mary Rose was Henry VIII's pride and joy, and the ship sank while Henry watched from the shore.

This queen's second husband, Lord Darnley, was murdered, possibly with her knowledge





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Burry Port (Self catering)
Ty Fri Cottage, Burry Port

Ty Fri Cottage

This cosy semi-detached, elevated cottage is situated on the outskirts of Burry Port and can sleep four people in two bedrooms.
Sleeps 4

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Wisemans Bridge (Self catering)
Sea Breeze, Wisemans Bridge

Sea Breeze

This detached lodge on a holiday park near Wisemans Bridge and Saundersfoot sleeps six people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 6

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