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Caldey Island Lighthouse

On the summit of Caldey island, not far from the old Priory, stands the lighthouse which was erected by Trinity House in 1829 at a cost of £3,380 11s 7d. On either side of the tower and connected to it are two dwellings which were occupied by the keepers and their families prior to the […]

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St. Daniel’s Church, Pembroke, Wales

Now sadly boarded up, but the graveyard is still in use. A local legend tells of a lady from Carew who had taken poison and came to drink from St Daniel’s Well (which was supposed to have healing powers). On drinking the water, she brought up "numberless worms" and was cured! (The well is reputed […]

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