Historic Churches - Mid Wales and the Brecon Beacons

Mid Wales is blessed with an extyremely large number of fascinating historic churches, many of them originating before AD 1000 and quite a few closely linked to early Welsh saints.










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The Great House Hotel

The Great House Hotel
Bridgend, Glamorgan

Heritage Rating: Heritage Rating

Welcome to The Great House Hotel a grade II listed building believed to have been a gift from Queen Elizabeth I to the Earl of Leicester for use as a hunting lodge. More modern day … more >>

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British History Quiz

This scholar and Freemason donated a collection of curiosities that became the basis for one of Britain's - and the world's - great museums.



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This Day in British History

21 September, 1745

Battle of Prestonpans

Bonnie Prince Charlie's Jacobites rout English dragoons led by General Cope

Monarch Mayhem

This king abdicated the throne on 11 December, 1936, before he had officially been crowned



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Popular Historic Attractions

Cwmhir Abbey
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St Ishmaels (Self catering)
Clifton House, St Ishmaels

Clifton House

This charming terraced cottage in St. Ishmaels sleeps five people in three bedrooms.
Sleeps 5

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Llandeilo (Self catering)
Clwyd 3, Llandeilo

Clwyd 3

This charming holiday lodge is one of a row of four detached lodges, set in the Pantglas Hall – Holiday Lodges and Leisure Club, in Llanfynydd near Llandeilo, and can …
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