SUDBROOK CHAPEL;HOLY TRINITY CHURCH, SUDBROOK

Site Details



NPRN
96627
Map Reference
ST58NW
Grid Reference
ST5065287325
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Portskewett
Type of Site
CHURCH
Broad Class
Religious, Ritual and Funerary
Period
Medieval

Site Description

1. Ruined church of c.12th C., although foundation date is unknown. Large additions made in the 14th C. Still in use in 1560, 'decayed' by 1755.
G.M.Edwards, RCAHMW, 05/08/1999.
2. Ruined church, consisting of a 12th & 14th c. nave with a 15-16th c. S porch, and 14th c. chancel, having a belfry over the chancel arch (Williams 1971, 23-4).
Excavation in the nave indicated that the central area was flagged, with 'aisles' on the N & S being floored with ceramic tiles (Sell 2001, 116).
Associated with: Churchyard cross (Nprn307989).
Sources: Williams 1971 (Mon. Ant. 3), 20-28;
Sell 2001 (Stud. Celt. 35), 109-141.
NAR ST58NW3
J.Wiles, RCAHMW, 28.02.2003.

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