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LLANBADARN FAWR, EARLY MEDIEVAL CROSSES PRESERVED ST PADARN'S CHURCH

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NPRN 308695

Map Reference SN58SE

Grid Reference SN59918101

Unitary (Local) Authority Ceredigion

Old County Cardiganshire

Community Llanbadarn Fawr (Ceredigion)

Type of Site CROSS INCISED STONE

Broad Class RELIGIOUS RITUAL AND FUNERARY

Period Early Medieval

Site Description Two early medieval crosses once stood in the churchyard of St Padarn's, Llanbadarn Fawr. The stones now form the centrepieces of a display in the south trancept of the church (NPRN 271). One is a late 10th century free standing monolithic Pillar-cross, with a slender rounded shaft (changing to square above) and a free armed head formed by notching the shaft.

Ref: E.C.M.W. Nash Williams p.95 No.111.

(05/09/2003 KAA)

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