SH2928 : Bedd Melus Medicus - Grave of Melus Medicus

taken 10 years ago, near to Llangian, Gwynedd, Great Britain

Bedd Melus Medicus - Grave of Melus Medicus
Bedd Melus Medicus - Grave of Melus Medicus
On the South side of St Cian's church in Llangian stands this 5th or 6th century gravestone. Its top has in the past been cut off and possibly used to affix a sundial. The Latin inscription is clear and reads
MELI MEDICI FILI MARTINI IACIT
(the grave) of Melus Medicus son of Martinus (who) lies here
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SH2928, 75 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 8 August, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 9 August, 2007
Category
Standing stones   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 295 289 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:49.8519N 4:31.8758W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SH 295 289
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