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David Howell

The Very Revd David Howell
1831 - 1903
the fourth Dean of St David's
(Wikipedia)
W. Goscombe John
1928

Saint David's - Tyddewi /  David Howell

Description

Commemorative plaque with relief portrait, in the cathedral.

Saint David's - Tyddewi / David Howell

Inscription(s)

david howell b.d. born aug.
cvrate of neath 1855-57
vicar of pwllheli 1861
cardiff 1864-1875 vicar
canon of st. asaph 1885-97
vicar of cresford 1891-97
"a good man and fvll of
14 1831 died janvary 15 1903
assc. sec. c.p.a.s. 1857-1861
1864 vicar of st. john's
of wrexham 1875-1891
archn. of wrexham 1889-97
dean of st. david's 1897-1903
the holy ghost and of faith"
"dalier sylw – pe gwy byddwn mai hon yw fy nghenadwri olaf i'm cydwladwyr ar hyd a lled cymrv, cyn fy ngwysio i'r farn.
a golevni tragwyddoldeb eisoes yn tori droswyf. dyma hi – sef mai prif angen fy ngwlad a'm cenedl anwyl ar hyn o
bryd yw – adfywiad ysbrydol trwy dywalltiad neilldvol o'r ysbryd glan" mdash; this tablet was erected by his children. —
[Translation by Google] Please note - if we are men that this is my last message to my fellow citizens throughout Wales,
before I am summoned to judgment. light of eternity and I am already breaking over. here it is -
namely that the primary need of my country and my beloved nation at this time is -
through spiritual regeneration especial outpouring of the holy spirit

Signed: w. goscombe john a.r.a.

Sculptor

Tags

Location (N 51°52'55" - W 5°16'4")

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