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Hywel ap Gruffudd

Died: 1216   

Hywel was the son of Gruffudd ap Cynan, prince of N. Wales, and an early benefactor of Cymer Abbey. He was buried at Aberconwy.

Sites associated with this person

Aberconwy 1 Abbey, Conwy (buried at the house)

Cymer Abbey, Gwynedd (benefactor)

Bibliographical sources

Printed sources

Maund, Kari, The Welsh Kings (Tempus: Stroud, 2000) pp. 117, 120

Robinson, David M., The Cistercians in Wales: Architecture and Archaeology 1130-1540, Society of Antiquaries of London, Research Committee Report (London, 2006) pp. 224, 235