Denbigh Earl of Leicester

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Exterior photograph of Denbigh - Earl of Leicester church

Earl of Leicester

Iarl Caerl Lyr

Ordnance Survey Reference:

SJ 053660

Listed:

Grade I

Pre-1974 county:

Denbighshire

1974 to 1996 county:

Clwyd

Post-1996 county:

Denbighshire

Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester, began the building of this church in 1578, with the intention that it should become a cathedral, to replace St. Asaph. Work was abandoned a few years later.

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