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Standing Stone c.280m east of Tygwyn

A Scheduled Monument in Ceulanamaesmawr, Ceredigion

Grave marker of Melus Medicus

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On the South side of St Cian's church in Llangian stands this 5th or 6th century gravestone. Its top has in the past been cut off and possibly used to affix a sundial. The Latin inscription is clear and reads
(the grave) of Melus Medicus son of Martinus (who) lies here

Uploaded by Alan Fryer on 9 October 2011

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