HistoryPoints News

Mar 16, 2015

Not much RIP for T Jones, Llantysilio

The coffin of Thomas Jones, of Llantysilio Hall, near Llangollen, was opened one night by people who hoped to find his will inside. He had died in 1820 without a direct descendant ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

to inherit his wealth. The would-be tomb raiders were later convicted. A similar offence was foiled in 1915, when various people were trying to prove their claim to the "Pritchard millions". For more on the history of this ancient church, scan the HistoryPoints QR codes near the entrance to Llantysilio churchyard. Or click here