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Table tomb to Richard Bowen in the churchyard to E of the church of St Paulinus

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangors, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9405 / 51°56'25"N

Longitude: -3.2594 / 3°15'33"W

OS Eastings: 313519

OS Northings: 227632

OS Grid: SO135276

Mapcode National: GBR YV.MXVN

Mapcode Global: VH6C1.GH69

Entry Name: Table tomb to Richard Bowen in the churchyard to E of the church of St Paulinus

Listing Date: 21 August 1998

Last Amended: 21 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20295

Building Class: Commemorative

Location: Close to E end of church.

County: Powys

Community: Llangors (Llan-gors)

Community: Llangors

Built-Up Area: Llangors

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

Those commemorated are Richard Bowen d 1802, two unnamed daughters who died in infancy, Margaret his wife d 1804, David Bowen son of Richard and Margaret d 1826 of Trevynon - a large farm N of Llangors village, William another son and curate of Stoke Edith (Herefordshire) d 1828, Thomas Bowen d 1861 and wife Rebekah d 1867 also of Trefeinon.

Exterior

Table tomb of sandstone with primary inscription on top slab. Further later inscriptions on sides and end. The top slab is moulded and the corners are urn-shaped pilasters; moulded plinth on a wide stone base.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with the church and other monuments as one of a group of early to mid C19 table tombs.

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