Tŷ Gwyn ar Daf (Whitland Abbey)

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Cistercian abbey on the river Taf, founded by Bernard, bishop of St David's (1115–1148).

See also: Cadwgan [bishop of Bangor]Cadwgan ... bishop of Bangor
(d. 1241)
Cadwgan of Llandefai
Bishop of Bangor (1215–1235/6), previously abbot of Whitland.
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Cistercian monks, Order of Cistercians
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Coflein, Online: National Monuments Record of Wales. URL: <>. 

Coflein is the online database for the National Monuments Record of Wales (NMRW) - the national collection of information about the historic environment of Wales. The name is derived from the Welsh cof (memory) and lein (line).

Coflein contains details of many thousands of archaeological sites, monuments, buildings and maritime sites in Wales, together with an index to the drawings, manuscripts and photographs held in the NMRW archive collections.

[id. 94,300.] ‘Whitland Abbey’ direct link
Burton, Janet [dir.], and Karen Stöber [dir.], Monastic Wales project, Online. URL: <>.
[id. 36.] ‘Whitland (Abbey)’ direct link