SH1726 : Hen Bost and Y Gegin Fawr Aberdaron

taken 6 years ago, near to Aberdaron, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Hen Bost and Y Gegin Fawr Aberdaron
Hen Bost and Y Gegin Fawr Aberdaron
Grade II Listed The Old Post Office (Hen Bost) designed by Clough Williams-Ellis of Portmeirion fame. It is also known for being the home of the parson of St Hywyn's church, the Welsh poet R.S.Thomas.

Before departing for Bardsey Island, 13th century pilgrims were given a free meal at Y Gegin Fawr (The Big Kitchen) in Aberdaron. Grade II Listed The Big Kitchen was built in the 13th century as a communal kitchen where pilgrims often had to wait weeks in the village for a chance to cross the treacherous waters of Bardsey Sound.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 22 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 19 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Business, Retail, Services 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 1724 2640 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:48.2463N 4:42.7592W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 1726 2638
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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