Battle of Orewin Bridge

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The Battle of Orewin Bridge (also known as the Battle of Irfon Bridge) was fought between English (led by the Marcher Lords) and Welsh armies on 11 December 1282 near Builth Wells in mid-Wales. It was a decisive defeat for the Welsh because their leader, Llywelyn ap Gruffydd was killed, and this effectively ended the independence of Wales. Go to the map ⬆⬆

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You can find around this zone pois of interest and places relates with Populated areas, municipalities, cities and towns, Railway Stations, Battles, Historical Facts

Populated areas, municipalities, cities and towns

  1. Llanafan Fawr
  2. Llanelwedd

Railway Stations

  1. Newbridge on Wye railway station
  2. Llanfaredd Halt railway station

Battles

  1. Battle of Orewin Bridge

Historical Facts

  1. District of Radnorshire

Other interest places

  1. Cilmeri
  2. Llangammarch
  3. Royal Welsh Show

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