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Graveyard Wall to Abbey of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Aberdaron, Gwynedd

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Latitude: 52.7644 / 52°45'51"N

Longitude: -4.7874 / 4°47'14"W

OS Eastings: 212028

OS Northings: 322173

OS Grid: SH120221

Mapcode National: GBR GPKD.7TC

Mapcode Global: WH33S.FSH4

Entry Name: Graveyard Wall to Abbey of St Mary

Listing Date: 26 June 1998

Last Amended: 26 June 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20049

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Wall enclosing the graveyard with the ruined abbey tower in NW corner.

County: Gwynedd

Community: Aberdaron

Community: Aberdaron

Locality: Yr Enlli / Bardsey Island

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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Graveyard walls probably later C19 enclosing the island graveyard and presumably part of the monastic site as the tower stands in the NW corner.


Walls, rubble stone with squared stone cappings enclosing the rectangular graveyard.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as part of a group with the Abbey ruins, and one of a series of similar walls forming a striking feature of the Bardsey landscape.

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