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Lewis monument in churchyard to SE of the church of St Paulinus

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangors, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9403 / 51°56'25"N

Longitude: -3.2596 / 3°15'34"W

OS Eastings: 313510

OS Northings: 227617

OS Grid: SO135276

Mapcode National: GBR YV.MXTD

Mapcode Global: VH6C1.GH4D

Entry Name: Lewis monument in churchyard to SE of the church of St Paulinus

Listing Date: 21 August 1998

Last Amended: 21 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20338

Building Class: Commemorative

Location: In the S part of the churchyard, S of the E end of the church.

County: Powys

Community: Llangors (Llan-gors)

Community: Llangors

Built-Up Area: Llangors

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

Early C19 monument commemorating a family of Pencelli, inscription partly illegible records Hannah daughter of William... Anne Maria; later inscription to James Lewis of the Ebbw Vale Iron Co d 1856. Monument by Phillips of Talgarth.

Exterior

An unusual pier-shaped monument of pale ashlar surmounted by a small iron urn finial. Stands on a stone base on a plinth; the pier is slightly tapered from its own plinth moulding ending in an overhanging cornice with small shallow pediments to each face; each side of the pier has a tapered projecting inscription panel, the primary inscription on the E.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with the church and other churchyard monuments as an unusual early C19 monument.

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