Church of the Holy Cross

Church of the Holy Cross – Mwnt, Wales

The Church of the Holy Cross (Welsh: Eglwys y Grog) in Mwnt is an example of a medieval sailor's chapel of ease. Mwnt is a very small community and ancient parish in south Ceredigion, Wales, on the Irish Sea coast about 4.5 miles (7.2 km) from Cardigan. It gets its name from the prominent steep conical hill (Foel y Mwnt), a landmark from much of Cardigan Bay, that rises above the beach. The site is said to have been used since the Age of the Saints, but the present building is probably 14th century. It has an example of a…