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Site Details

NPRN 32943

Map Reference SM80NW

Grid Reference SM80510586

Unitary (Local) Authority Pembrokeshire

Old County Pembrokeshire

Community Dale

Type of Site STONE

Broad Class Commemorative;Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces

Period Unknown

Site Description 1. Rounded boulder 50in high 20in by 7in. Once stood in Haverfordwest SM95251560, to mark the site of the martyrdom of William Nichol 1558.

2. A red sandstone pillar, 1.2m high by 0.5m by 0.2m, bearing undefinable marks said to be remaining traces of an e.Christian inscribed cross, now flaked away: the stone previously stood at the High Street & Dark Street intersection, Haverfordwest, & is said to have marked the site of W. Nichol's execution by burning: removed to current site, 1840-8; a feature of Dale Castle grounds (Nprn401147).
(source Os495card; SM80NW31)
J.Wiles 03.09.04

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