st cynllo's church



llangynllo ceredigion


Much of the information contained on this website has been drawn from the excellent guidebook to St Cynllo's written by Rev. Brian Whatmore - this lovingly written and scholarly guide is highly recommended for those who would like to learn more about the history of this beautiful Church.


Copies of the guidebook

are available at the


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The Vault

Situated immediately W of W wall of Llangynllo church.


History: Mid C19 railed enclosure around burial vault of the Lloyd family of Bronwydd.

Description: Square enclosure with low Cilgerran stone rusticated plinth with slate coping. Cast-iron spearhead railings with urn-capped stanchions. There were attached brass coats of arms, of which one survives on S side. Grassed enclosure with late C19 or C20 granite slab "The vault of the Lloyds of Bronwydd, Lords Marchers of the Barony of Kernes".

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