St Davids Cathedral

St Davids Cathedral (Welsh: Eglwys Gadeiriol Tyddewi) is situated in St Davids in the county of Pembrokeshire, near the most westerly point of Wales.

Saint Davids Cathedral
Eglwys Gadeiriol Tyddewi
St Davids Cathedral from the gatehouse
LocationSt Davids, Pembrokeshire
CountryWales
DenominationChurch in Wales
Previous denominationRoman Catholic
Websitewww.stdavidscathedral.org.uk
History
Authorising papal bull1123
Foundedc.AD 589
Founder(s)St David
Consecrated1131
Relics heldSt David
Architecture
Architect(s)Medieval masons
John Nash (18th century)
George Gilbert Scott (19th century)
StyleRomanesque architecture, English Gothic architecture
Groundbreaking1181
Completedmid-13th century
Specifications
Length90 metres (300 ft)
Nave width22.5 metres (74 ft)
Height35 metres (115 ft)
Administration
DioceseSt Davids
Clergy
Bishop(s)Joanna Penberthy
DeanSarah Rowland Jones
SubdeanLeigh Richardson
Canon ChancellorDr. Patrick Thomas
Canon TreasurerSian Jones
Laity
Organist/Director of musicOliver Waterer
Chapter clerkArwel Davies
Business managerJudith Leigh