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"Church of St Illtud" Llantwit Major Things to Do Tip by uglyscot

Llantwit Major Things to Do: 19 reviews and 66 photos

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In about 500 AD St Illtud crossed the Bristol Channel and established a church and seat of learning- claimed by some to be the oldest in the world.
The present church is large and contains some interesting Celtic carved stones, stone reredos, a medieval altar, effigies .

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  • Updated Mar 26, 2009
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