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St. Winefride

Saint Winefride (Winifred, Welsh: Gwenffrewi)
legendary 7th century Welsh noblewoman who was canonized after dying for the sake of her chastity
artist unknown
ca. 1900

Holywell - Treffynnon /  St. Winefride   Holywell - Treffynnon /  St. Winefride


Stone statue of St. Winefride holding model of chapel in left hand, and crook in right hand


Incised around base of statue (NB Inscription eroded quite badly):

pray for peter and mary anne brown
(no photo)


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Location (N 53°16'38" - W 3°13'25")

Item Code: gbwa004; Photograph: 23 October 2009
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