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St David's Cathedral & Bishops Palace 

St David’s is a city in Pembrokeshire, West Wales. It is Britains smallest city.

I’ve not visited before so I was intrigued to have a look around. 580 more words

Cadw Visitor Figures for 2015

The 2015 visitor figures for Cadw sites are now available (for 2014 see here). (2014 numbers are in brackets.)

  1. Conwy Castle: 204,172  (184,758)
  2. Caernarfon Castle: 195,352 (175,216)
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Heritage Sites

Conwy Castle - Castle Review

Built:  1283-1289

Location: Rose Hill St, Conwy LL32 8AY

History: Built for Edward I, by Master James of St George, the castle is amongst the finest surviving medieval fortifications in Britain. 590 more words


Death of Death, Death of Time - Reviewing the New Bryn Celli Ddu

In 2014 I wrote a basic blog post about the Neolithic passage grave at Bryn Celli Ddu, Angelsey. This is a Neolithic passage grave under the care of Cadw. 1,400 more words

Archaeologies Of Death And Memory

Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus

We would like to wish all readers of Heritage Futures Dydd Gŵyl Dewi Hapus (Happy St David’s Day).

The former Bishop’s Palace is in the care of Cadw. 11 more words

Heritage Sites

Carreg Coetan Arthur Burial Chamber

The burial chamber of Carreg Coetan Arthur lies on the east side of Newport in Pembrokeshire. The monument is in the care of Cadw. It was excavated in 1979 and 1980. 29 more words

Heritage Sites

A Mystery Carpark Megalith Solved! Bryn Celli Ddu

In summer 2014 and February 2015, I visited Bryn Celli Ddu: a multi-phase Neolithic henge monument and subsequent passage grave in south-east Anglesey. The monument is readily accessible from a car park and layby beside the main road following a well-demarcated footpath including a footbridge over a stream. 817 more words

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