Dafydd ap Gruffudd


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Dafydd ap Gruffudd

died 1283, Welsh leader. Claiming the title Prince of Wales (1282), he led an unsuccessful revolt against Edward I: executed
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Conservationists have warned that the historic Denbighshire castle's walls, where legendary Welsh leader Dafydd ap Gruffudd once held court, and which were later attacked by rebel leader Owain Glyndwr, are "vulnerable to collapse".
The castle was built in the 13th Century by Dafydd ap Gruffudd and rebuilt by Edward I.
Elizabeth de Ferres, the wife of Dafydd ap Gruffudd, Llywelyn ap Gruffudd's younger brother, spent the majority of her married life on a succession of building sites at Ruthin and Caergwrle castles.
Ond roedd yn or-wyr anghyfreithlon i Dafydd ap Gruffudd, brawd Llywelyn Ein Llyw Olaf.