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Neath Abbey, Neath Port Talbot

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Neath Abbey, Neath Port Talbot

Neath Abbey was a Cistercian monastery, located near the present-day town of Neath in South Wales, UK. It was once the largest abbey in Wales. Substantial ruins can still be seen, and are in the care of Cadw. Tudor historian John Leland called Neath Abbey "the fairest abbey of all Wales."
Administrative CountyNeath Port Talbot
Traditional CountyGlamorgan
OS GridSS7398
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryWales
Police AuthoritySouth Wales
 

Neath Abbey, Neath Port Talbot in John Bartholomew's "Gazetteer of the British Isles" (1887)

Neath Abbey, ry. sta., Cadoxton par., Glamorgan, at ruins of Neath Abbey, ½ mile SW. of Neath.

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