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St Illtud's Pontypool 1

St Illtyd's Church

Old Abergavenny Rd, Mamhilad, Pontypool NP4 0JF

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Open Hours:

Saturday 3rd and 10th: 10am - 4pm 

Sunday 4th and 11th: 12 noon - 4pm 


Visitors will find a large amount of information on display about the church including photographs, information about previous vicars, and how the church looked before it was limewashed.  You can also find out about our ancient yew trees. Tea/coffee and homemade cakes will be available. 


A mainly late medieval church which was sensitively restored by Prichard and Seddon in the mid-19th century and which contains an extremely fine and rare 15th-century rood-loft now reused as the west galley front. 


An ancient memorial stone to Aaron Morris dated 1680 forms the entrance stile to the churchyard which is notable for its collection of table tombs as well as its beautiful setting.  

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Wheelchair accessible via ramp.

On-street parking only.

No public transport.

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