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Treffos manor of Bishop of Bangor

In the community of Cwm Cadnant.
In the historic county of Anglesey.
Modern authority of Anglesey.
Preserved county of Gwynedd.

OS Map Grid Reference: SH54627541
Latitude 53.25592° Longitude -4.18026°

Treffos manor of Bishop of Bangor has been described as a probable Palace.

There are no visible remains.

Description

Site of the bishop of Bangor's main Anglesey manor, now an isolated farm. (Gwynedd Archaeological Trust HER)
Comments

Mentioned in the Valor Ecclesiasticus reformation survey.
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This record last updated on Sunday, October 19, 2014


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