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Saint Thomas' Church, Penycae is a Parish of the Church in Wales, Diocese of St Asaph, and a member parish of the Dee Valley Deanery.

In the sprawling Welsh village of Penycae, situated on Ruabon Mountain overlooking the Dee Valley and the Cheshire Plain, this beautiful little church was built in the early English style in Gardden Lodge stone which was supplied by Messrs. Tomley and Daniels.

Harvest WindowThe foundation stone was laid by Lady Williams Wynn on 19th November, 1877. The church was roofed with slates with a stained and varnished wood interior and finished with a bell turret over the chancel arch. The land was given by Sir Watkins Williams Wynn and the builders were a local firm Messrs. Phennah & Davies from Rhostyllen.

The total cost of the building was £1,800.00. The building was consecrated on Friday 6th December, 1878. It is an attractive church with a steep, high roof, low walls and a quite distinctive steeple. Inside it has a nave and a broad chancel paved with ornamental tiles and two steps. A further two steps lead up to the altar.

The Church can accommodate 200 worshippers.