Owain Glyndwr Statue in The Square, Corwen, Denbighshire.  Owain led the Welsh revolt against King Henry IV and  was the last Welshman to hold the title of Prince of Wales.

Owain Glyndwr Statue in The Square, Corwen, Denbighshire. Owain led the Welsh revolt against King Henry IV and was the last Welshman to hold the title of Prince of Wales. Direct descendent on my mother's side

Welsh castles

Cream of the crop. Castle Caerphilly in Wales. My brother took me here, and I was swept away. Great example of a concentric castle.

Llywelyn ap Gruffydd Statue overlooking Llandovery, Wales

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Haunting and evocative statue commemorating the life and death of Llewelyn ap Gruffyd, near Llandovery Castle in Wales

Haunting and evocative statue commemorating the life and death of Llewelyn ap Gruffyd, near Llandovery Castle in Wales

Statues in Wales: Statue of Llywelyn the Great, Conwy  The statue stands atop a drinking fountain. The work of art was designed by Grayson and Ould during 1895–98, sculpted by E.O. Griffiths, and unveiled in 1898.  https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=596275100394794=a.134735423215433.17340.131420090213633=1

Llywelyn the Great, full name Llywelyn ap Iorwerth, (c. 1172 – 11 April was a Prince of Gwynedd in north Wales and eventually de facto ruler over most of Wales. By a combination of war and diplomacy he dominated Wales for 40 years.

The first king of the Silures mentioned in modern history was Caradog ap Bran ap Llyr Llediath.  He was the Caractacus found in the annals of Tacitus who resisted the Roman invasion of his lands in 51 AD, was defeated and taken to Rome as a prisoner.

The first king of the Silures mentioned in modern history was Caradog ap Bran ap Llyr Llediath. He was the Caractacus found in the annals of Tacitus who resisted the Roman invasion of his lands in 51 AD, was defeated and taken to Rome as a prisoner.

Wales! Cardiff is such a neat city, and I love the Welsh countryside! Castles everywhere!

Cardiff is such a neat city, and I love the Welsh countryside! Castles everywhere!

Welsh Statues: Sculpture by Henry Pegram of Llywelyn the Last at City Hall, Cardiff, Wales. https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=584501181572186=pb.131420090213633.-2207520000.1371924499.=3=https%3A%2F%2Ffbcdn-sphotos-e-a.akamaihd.net%2Fhphotos-ak-prn2%2F970367_584501181572186_596519159_n.jpg=377%2C599

Wales: Llywelyn the Last~ Predecessor Dafydd ap Llywelyn Successor Dafydd ap Gruffudd Spouse Eleanor de Montfort Issue Gwenllian of Wales Royal House Aberffraw Father Gruffydd ap Llywelyn Fawr Mother Senena ferch Rhodri Born c.

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