SH3368 : Church-in-the-Sea (1)

taken 6 years ago, near to Aberffraw, Isle of Anglesey/Sir Ynys Mon, Great Britain

Church-in-the-Sea (1)
Church-in-the-Sea (1)
St. Cwyfan's Church is to be found on the small island of Cribinau located between Porth China and Porth Cwyfan, off the west coast of Anglesey. Originally founded in the 7th century the building was actually on the mainland, but erosion has isolated the building from the coast. Most of the present chapel is of 14th century construction.
It can be reached only at low tide along a rocky beach causeway, and is kept locked to avoid vandalism. Arrangements can be made to view the interior.
The church has been recently given a cream limewash.

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Date Taken
Wednesday, 2 April, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 10 April, 2014
Geographical Context
Religious sites 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 3359 6827 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:11.1254N 4:29.5159W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SH 3395 6820
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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