Church of St. Llwchaiarn, Llanmerewig, Montgomeryshire, Wales, United Kingdom


Notes:
Located in the Diocese of St. Asaph, in the community of Llandyssil, on a ridge about three miles to the northeast of Newtown, in the present-day administrative county of Powys, at OS national grid reference SO1577993172 History and photo:
http://www.cpat.demon.co.uk/projects/longer/churches/montgom/16404.htm


Cemetery Photos

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Benbow Slate Tomb at Church of St. Llwchaiarn, Llanmerewig, Montgomeryshire
Benbow Slate Tomb at Church of St. Llwchaiarn, Llanmerewig, Montgomeryshire
Five inscriptions (there may be some typos in this, and I am trying to double-check with the MI publications):

[1] In loving memory of George Benbow of Giants Bank Farm who died April 2nd 1903 aged 66 years

[2] In Loving Memory of Rebecca wife of the late Wesbrin Jones of Pant Heanidlors, and sixth daughter of John Benbow of giants Bank who died March 15th 1909 aged 67 years

[3] In Loving Memory of Elizabeth (Croft) wife of Pryce Benbow died 1861 aged 69 years

[4] In loving memory of John Benbow late of this parish Giants Bank who died 19th Oct 1886 in his 85 year

[5] Sacred to the memory of Margaret Beloved wife of john Benbow of Giants bank in this parish who fell asleep 6th April 1871 aged 62 years (Hunt) 
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Cemetery at St. Llwchaiarn in Llanmerewig
Cemetery at St. Llwchaiarn in Llanmerewig
The Benbow daughters don't have headstones, but are buried in a slight hill in the ground in the center of the photo, between the vault on the right and the tombstones on the left. The vault marker to the right is the one with five inscriptions. 
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Church of St. Llwchaiarn, Llanmerewig, Montgomeryshire
Church of St. Llwchaiarn, Llanmerewig, Montgomeryshire
 

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