Pen-y-clawdd is a village in , south east , situated between and . The village is the site of a medieval fortification and there is a historic church with an ancient cross in the churchyard which is a scheduled monument.

Notable Places in the Area

The Church of St Martin, Pen-y-clawdd, , is a parish church with Norman origins which was rebuilt in the 15th century. Photo: Jessica Aidley, CC BY-SA 2.0.

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The Church of St Govan in Llangovan, , , is a church with late-medieval origins. Photo: Martinevans123, CC BY-SA 3.0.

The Church of St Catwg in , , , is a parish church dating from the late 13th or early 14th century. Photo: Philip Halling, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a small rural village in , south east . Photo: Jessica Aidley, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a small village in , Wales. Photo: Lyn Harper, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village and community in , south east Wales, United Kingdom. Photo: Sam jervis, CC BY-SA 3.0.


51.7662° or 51° 45' 58.4" north
-2.7928° or 2° 47' 33.9" west
410 feet (125 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 577469285
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Basque: Pen-y-clawdd
  • Breton: Pen-y-clawdd
  • Dutch: Pen-y-clawdd
  • French: Pen-y-clawdd
  • Welsh: Pen-y-clawdd
  • Pen y Clawdd

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