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MERTHYR MAWR INSCRIBED STONE
Primary Reference Number (PRN) : 00279m Trust : Glamorgan Gwent Community : Merthyr Mawr Unitary authority : Bridgend NGR : SS88287753 Site Type (preferred type first) : Unknown Inscribed stone Status : Scheduled Monument
Summary : A fragment of pillar-stone with Latin inscription, found on the site of St Teilo's Church, now set with other stones under shelter at N side of church. The inscription records Paulinus the son of M...
Description : Redknap and Lewis (2007, 472-4) date inscription to late 5th or early 6th centuries, and reuse to 10th-11th centuries.
A fragment of pillar-stone with rounded head of local sandstone, found on the site of St Teilo's Church, now set with other stones under shelter at N side of church. The surviving portion, represents rather less than half. Badly damaged inscription in two lines down the face; surviving portion reads: PAVLI[ / FILI M; probably 5th century. Opposite side to inscription bears an incised emblem of probably later (?9th century) date (RCAHMW 1976, 37 no.847). Evans 2003: GGAT 73 Early-Medieval Ecclesiastical Sites Project database
Redknap, M and Lewis, J M , 2007 , A corpus of Early medieval inscribed stones and stone sculpture in Wales. vol 1: South-east Wales and the English border
02/MM Record Card/OS//1956/SS 87 NE 55/;
01/PM List/RCHM//1976/Glam Invent/No.847;
03/PM List//Nash Williams V.E/1950/ECMW/p.154-5;
05/PM Desc Text/OS/RCHM//1976/Glam Invent p.37 52-3 918
04/MM Record Card/OS//1978/SS 87 NE 55/;
Evans EM, 2003-04, GGAT 73 Early Medieval Ecclesiastical Sites Project