SN2232 : Llwynyrhwrdd Independent chapel

taken 11 years ago, near to Tegryn, Pembrokeshire/Sir Benfro, Great Britain

Llwynyrhwrdd Independent chapel
Llwynyrhwrdd Independent chapel
This large chapel stands a short distance south of Tegryn and overlooks Cwm-yr-aur/valley of gold. Ranks of closely packed gravestones stand in rows behind the chapel - perhaps relocated from lower down. The present chapel dates from 1874 although worship began here in 1805. The congregation would have been swollen by large numbers of people drawn to the area by silver-lead mining and slate quarrying.
The name Llwyn-yr-hwrdd means Grove of the Ram.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 4 August, 2007   (more nearby)
Sunday, 5 August, 2007
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 229 326 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:57.8264N 4:34.7516W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SN 229 326
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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