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Machynlleth
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Heol Pentrerhedyn
(Plas Machynlleth Park)

Mary Cornelia Marchioness of Londonderry

1828 - London 1906
Mary Cornelia Edwards, married 1846 with George Vane-Tempest, 5th Marquess of Londonderry (1821-1884)
Countess Feodora von Gleichen
1909

Machynlleth /  Mary Cornelia Marchioness of Londonderry   Machynlleth /  Mary Cornelia Marchioness of Londonderry

Description

Bronze bust on a granite pedestal with the coat-of-arms.

Inscription(s)

Incised on upper front part of pedestal:
mary cornelia
fifth marchioness
of londonderry
1828 - 1906

to
perpetuate the
memory of one
who by her wide
sympathies, good
life & good works
endeared herself
to all in this
ancient town
this bust is
placed by
a grateful
community &
many friends
in whose hearts
she is enshrined

Annotation

Unveiled by the Bishop of Bangor on 10 November 1909.

Machynlleth / Mary Cornelia Marchioness of Londonderry

Sculptor

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Location (N 52°35'15" - W 3°51'11")

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