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Cwmllynfell Independent (Seion) Chapel, Cwmllynfell, Glamorgan

Name: Cwmllynfell Chapel (possibly also known as Seion Chapel)

Denomination: Independent

Built: 1786 (see notes)
Rebuilt: 1903
Cwmllynfell Chapel

1. Built in 1786, modified, altered or rebuilt 1814, 1823, 1860, 1905, architect O. Powell of Llangiwg and builder H. Williams of Llangiwg, and 1912. Built in the Classical style, gable entry type.
[Extracted from Coflein database]
2. The present chapel is located about 300 metres south of the site of the original chapel. The earlier chapel, together with its graveyard, continue to exist as a derelict ruin (see below).
[Information supplied by Gill Jones in an e-mail dated 1 May 2009]

Further details: Gareth Hicks's Website

Photography: John Ball (main photograph)
Date: 29 April 2000
Camera: Sigma SA-300 35 mm SLR

Cwmllynfell Chapel (new)
Below: Original chapel graveyard, photographed by Hywel Williams, 27 March 2002. Cwmllynfell Chapel Graveyard (old)
Image (from copyright Hywel Williams, licensed for reuse under Creative Commons Licence.
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