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Vaughan monument in the churchyard to S side of church of St Michael

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangors, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9185 / 51°55'6"N

Longitude: -3.2466 / 3°14'47"W

OS Eastings: 314363

OS Northings: 225173

OS Grid: SO143251

Mapcode National: GBR YW.P7BJ

Mapcode Global: VH6C7.P11M

Entry Name: Vaughan monument in the churchyard to S side of church of St Michael

Listing Date: 21 August 1998

Last Amended: 21 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20301

Building Class: Commemorative

Location: Very near the SE end of the nave.

County: Powys

Community: Llangors (Llan-gors)

Community: Llangors

Locality: Cathedine

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

Those commemorated are Ann wife of Thomas Vaughan d 1818, Thomas Vaughan d 1829, Margaret sister of Thomas Vaughan d 1829, Mary daughter of Thomas Vaughan d 1853, Elizabeth daughter d 1860, Anne daugher d 1874 and Margaret daughter d 1870. The Vaughan family came from Tretower and at one time owned Cathedine Fawr.

Exterior

A tall square pillar of ashlar, slightly splayed to base, with very heavy tiered cornice surmounted by an urn, standing on a moulded stone plinth, within a rectangular enclosure of metal railings with spear finials; inscriptions on all 4 sides, the earliest to S.

Reasons for Listing

Included for group value with the church and other churchyard monuments as a good early C19 churchyard monument with local connections pre-dating the church.

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