Abbey of Cwmhir Study Group:
June 28 Strata Florida Abbey compared with Abbey Cwmhir
We are reading the CADW Guidebook to Strata Florida (obtainable from the CADW Information Centre 01974 831261) to discover similarities and differences in the history of the two abbeys considering especially their founding, their mother houses, sites, building development, builder, Princes & Welsh VIP’s involved and Dissolution,
(Articles from previous meetings can be found by clicking here: PREVIOUS
July 26th The Romance and Mystery of ruined Abbeys
From Northanger Abbey to Abbey Cwmhir.
There will be no meeting in August but we re-start on September 28th with a new version of Roger Coward's powerpoint talk on The Seal of Cwmhir Abbey.
The Abbeycwmhir Heritage Trust pays tribute to the publishers of the journals and books which we are consulting and thanks them for making them available on the web and in libraries. In particular we thank the Radnorshire Society Transactions, Archaeologica Cambrensis, the Transactions of the Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion and Powys Libraries.