SO3318 : Remains of the entrance to St Michael's Chapel

taken 7 years ago, 3 km from Llanvihangel Crucorney, Monmouthshire/Sir Fynwy, Great Britain

Remains of the entrance to St Michael's Chapel
Remains of the entrance to St Michael's Chapel
The Skirrid has long been regarded as a holy mountain - legend has it that the mountain rose up at the time of the crucifixion. This is why a small chapel was built on this spot, but unfortunately these two stones are all that remain.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 30 June, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 12 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Uplands  Religious sites  Derelict, Disused 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 3309 1826 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:51.5338N 2:58.3789W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SO 3309 1827
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Holy Mountain  Legend  Skirrid  Brecon Beacons National Park  Beacons Way  Public Footpath 

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