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May 11, 2019

From Gower to a South Pole grave

When visiting Rhossili, take a look inside the church to see memorials to Edgar Evans, who died on Captain Scott's ill-fated expedition to the South Pole. The iciness of his memorial window contrasts with the ...

Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

sand and surf of Rhossili's beautiful beach outside. Edgar was born nearby and joined the Royal Navy when he was just 13. For more about the history of St Mary's Church - including its link with the medieval Knights Hospitaller - scan the HistoryPoints QR codes outside with your mobile. Or click here