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Blackfriars Junior School, Llanarth Court

Hugh Allen, author of ‘New Llanthony Abbey – Father Ignatius’s Abbey at Capel-y-ffin,’ has produced an article which tells the story of Blackfriars Junior School at Llanarth Court in Monmouthshire.

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2 comments on “Blackfriars Junior School, Llanarth Court

  1. Richard Barton
    January 17, 2021

    From Hugh:

    Of course we used to have some contact with Woodchester; I remember at least one occasion when the upper half of Llanarth was bussed there to sing at a Requiem Mass for a deceased Dominican, and we were given a guided tour of the domestic buildings, In those days there were actually a few novices.

  2. Hugh Allen
    January 31, 2021

    Thanks Richard for the Laxton photos. I only ever saw the place from the outside, and not until 3 or 4 years after the school closed.

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