St Davids

St Davids (or St David's, Welsh: Tyddewi), is a city and community (full name St David's and the Cathedral Close) in Pembrokeshire, Wales. Lying on the River Alun on St David's Peninsula, it is Britain's smallest city in terms of both size and population, the final resting place of Saint David, the country's patron saint, and the de facto ecclesiastical capital of Wales.

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Jestyn Philipps, 2nd Viscount St Davids - Personal Life
... Lord St Davids married three times but only had children with his first wife ... By his first St Davids had five children Colwyn Jestyn John Philipps, 3rd Viscount St Davids (30 January 1939–26 April 2009) Hon ...
St. Davids Polo And Racing Club
... The St ... Davids Polo and Racing Club, established in 1998, is a Welsh polo club, notable for its charity polo days at Fonmon Castle, Cardiff ... The Viscount St Davids is its Patron ...
Southern Railway Routes West Of Salisbury - Exeter and North Devon
... to extend the line from Queen Street down to the St Davids station the B ER would lay mixed gauge at the station and on to Cowley Bridge Junction, where the Crediton line diverged ... restrictions the L SWR had to stop every train at St Davids, however ... The line descended to St Davids at a gradient of 1 in 37, with a 184 yard tunnel, and special precautions were taken in operation on this incline ...
St Davids - Notable People
... Great, and writer of his biography, was a monk at St David's before being called into Alfred's service ... Henry Hicks (1837-1899), eminent surgeon and geologist, was born at St David's and practised there from 1862 until 1871 ... Thomas Tomkins (1572-1656), eminent English musician and composer, was born in St David's ...
Starcross Railway Station - Services
... frequent and most trains only run between Exeter St Davids and Paignton ... The route from Exeter St Davids through Starcross to Paignton is marketed as the "Riviera Line" ... station, otherwise passengers travelling east or north change into main line trains at St Davids, or at Newton Abbot if travelling westwards ...