SN0403 : Carew Cross

near to Carew, Pembrokeshire/Sir Benfro, Great Britain

Carew Cross
Carew Cross
An 11th century Celtic cross, one of the finest free-standing ancient stone crosses in the UK, erected to the memory of the last King of Dyfed (Maredydd ap Edwin, d.1035), although it may have been originally used to commemorate the gift of this land by Maredydd to The Church. An agreed translation for the abbreviated Latin inscription was reached only in the 1940s.
(Additional historic information provided by Martin Evans - thanks. GN)
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Thursday, 18 July, 2002   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 31 May, 2005
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 046 036 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:41.8566N 4:49.6628W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SN 046 036
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Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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