Augusta Llanover

Lady Llanover, nee Augusta Waddington, a promotor of the Welsh culture and language, lived at Llanover Park with her husband. An enthusiastic campaigner for the Welsh national revival, Lady Augusta Llanover became known as the 'Bee of Gwent'. From 1837 until her death, Lady Augusta lived at Llanover House playing host to a wide circle of scholars, prominent clergymen, politicians and writers.

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