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The Romans in Breconshire and Radnorshire

The Romans in Breconshire and Radnorshire

a field guide.

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Published by Atelier Productions in Borth, Dyfed .
Written in English


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Pagination(96)p. :
Number of Pages96
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Open LibraryOL15217253M
ISBN 101899793003
OCLC/WorldCa60224493

Brecknockshire (Welsh: Sir Frycheiniog), also known as Breconshire, or the County of Brecon is one of thirteen historic counties of Wales, and a former administrative county. The bulk of the historic county formed the borough of Brecknock in southern Powys from to . The Breconshire Baptisms include both a transcript of the original records and an image of the record book. The detail in each record can deviate because the amount of details recorded in baptism records has changed throughout the centuries. Also, the legibility of some records may be poor. Hi Vicky, Haven't been able to find out Where William and Mary Gwynne Came from but must have been somewhere in Wales as they could speak the language.I am decendent from one of their son's Jonathon who was born around he and his wife Harriet Hill came to New Zealand in on the Edwin Fox. A corpus of early medieval inscribed stones and stone sculpture in Wales. v. 1, Breconshire, Glamorgan, Monmouthshire, Radnorshire, and geographically contiguous areas of Herefordshire and Shropshire.


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The Romans in Breconshire and Radnorshire: A Field Guide Eleven routes and their respective archaeology described in detail, The Romans in Breconshire and Radnorshire book with its map reference.

98 pages. Spiral bound for use in the field. Atelier Productions () The Romans in Breconshire and Radnorshire. A Field Guide. York: Quacks the Booklet Printers. Brecon Beacons National Park () The Black Mountain – years of history Brecon Beacons National Park.

Part of the Buildings of Wales series, this title describes the historic counties of Montgomeryshire, Radnorshire and Breconshire, wherein, prehistoric hill-forts and standing stones, Roman Read more.

The Society’s library holds a significant collection of books and periodicals related to the history or Radnorshire. There are also many other books which relate to the history and archaeology of Wales, as well as Great Britain in general.

The aim is that the catalogue of works will be available online. The Romans in Breconshire and Radnorshire book A Radnorshire Bibliography Radnorshire Bibliography genealogy. It is acknowledged that the principal source of the details of books etc included on these pages is the online catalogues of the National Library of Wales.

Archives and Libraries. Barker, J R. A Brecknockshire Bibliography Breconshire Bibliography genealogy. Biography. DAVIES, Dewi () Some interesting people of Breconshire. MORGAN, Gwenllian E. () Biography of Mr. Theophilus Jones, printed by E. Davies.

THOMAS, W. () Footprints in the Sand: Brecknock Notabilities, Gomer Press, Llandysul Church History. RADNORSHIRE & BRECONSHIRE NOW AND THEN has 1, members. RADNORSHIRE & BRECONSHIRE NOW AND THEN Memories Photos, etc. VIII, c), and courts of quarter sessions and the office of justice of the peace were introduced in them by a subsequent Act in (34 & 35 Hen.

VIII, c). The records for Powys start later than Breconshire has sessions rolls fromMontgomeryshire from and Radnorshire from texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK (US) Genealogy Lincoln Collection. Books to Borrow. Top American Libraries Canadian Libraries Universal Library Community Texts Project Gutenberg Biodiversity Heritage Library Children's Library.

Full text of "A history of the county of Brecknock.: In two volumes. Breconshire Records for sale by Powys FHS. Brecon Area Library, Ship Street, Brecon, LD3 9AE.() has copies of - census returns for all of Breconshire - as have Powys Archives. FreeCEN is an ongoing volunteer based project to provide a 'free to view' online searchable database of the 19th century UK census returns.

The return is the first to be tackled across the UK. Historical description. Glasbury, a village and a township in Radnorshire, and a parish partly also in Breconshire.

The village stands on the river Wye, 4 miles SW of Hay, is a pretty place, and has a post, money order, and telegraph office (E.S.O.), and a station on the Brecon and Hereford branch of the tashleeh.onlineon: Glasbury, Breconshire. The birds of Breconshire.

This book, The birds of Breconshire, by Edward Cambridge Phillips, is a replication of a book originally published before It has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as possible.

This book was created using print-on-demand technology. When the Romans made their appearance in the islands of Britain, the district now forming the south- eastern corner of Wales was known to the Britons as Essyllwg, and was inhabited by a tribe known as Essyllwyr.

These names the Romans translated into Latin as Siluria and Silures respectively. Brecknockshire is the southern third of Powys, and encompasses the Brecon Beacons National Park, the Black Mountains and Mynydd Epynt. The River Wye separates it from Radnorshire.

There are scheduled monuments on this list. The Romans in Breconshire and Radnorshire - A Field Guide () On the Bright Road () Welsh Prehistory: Catalogue of Accessions in the County and Local Museums of Wales, and Other Collections () Prehistoric Preseli () Thank You for the Music () External links.

SF Encyclopedia; Memoir; References and sourcesNationality: Ireland. Jan 13,  · One of the difficulties researchers with Welsh ancestry face is pinpointing the location of ancestors possessing surnames.

Authorities John and Sheila Rowlands have taken some of the difficulty out of this process in the updated version of their book, The Surnames of Wales, by showing the greatest areas of concentration where such surnames do and do not proliferate.

Radnorshire, historic county, east-central Wales, on the English border. It covers an area of mountainous terrain and highlands, including Radnor Forest, with a central valley formed by the River Wye. Radnorshire lies completely within the present county of Powys. Burial mounds and Iron Age hill.

Powys: Montgomeryshire, Radnorshire & Breconshire (Pevsner Architectural Guides: Buildings of Wales) by Robert Scourfield & Richard Haslam Some names break free from their origins and become generic – think Hoover and aspirin, or the rash of digital-age monikers such as Skype and Google.

The Brecon and Radnorshire Welsh Assembly constituency was created with the same boundaries in The constituency is represented by Fay Jones, of the Conservative Party, who defeated incumbent Liberal Democrat Jane Dodds at the general tashleeh.online settlements: Brecon, Crickhowell, Ystradgynlais.

The National Library of Wales and the Welsh County Archivists Group have provided Findmypast with the Welsh baptism, banns, marriage and burial records which make up the Wales Collection.

The Wales Collection is undergoing some changes and updates are ongoing. Records are searchable but some. Breconshire and Radnorshire with their hundreds by Thomas Taylor, ; View map Thomas Taylor is known to have been a book, print and map seller in London, between and His various addresses are recorded as 'next door to the Beehive on London Bridge', 'at the Hand and Bible in the New Buildings on London Bridge' and 'at Ye Golden.

Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

Defynnog Breconshire genealogy. Places, villages, farms etc. within Defynnog parish as shown on the parish map on the CD of Historic Parishes of England and Wales: an Electronic Map of Boundaries before with a Gazetteer and Metadata [computer file].

(Kain, R. P., Oliver, R. R.). The land included by these streams is thus really a peninsula, and was known to the ancients by the collective name of Fferllys, or Fferyllwg. The greater part of Radnorshire lies within its north-west portion, occupying the same tract as the lordships of Melenydd and Elvael in far-off times.

Flooding hits Brecon and Radnorshire as Storm Dennis closes roads across the county HEAVY rain and flooding has closed roads across Brecon and Radnorshire with Storm Dennis having lash Traffic disruption as Brecon bypass remains closed THERE is major traffic disruption in Brecon due to the closure of the A40 bypass following Storm Den.

London: Penguin Books, this copy dated ,original simulated red leather hardcover,illustrated throughout, pages,page edges spotted,otherwise very goody in lightly rubbed otherwise very good unclipped dustwrapper.

First Edition. Radnorshire, Breconshire The Buildings of. Radnorshire, (Welsh: Sir Faesyfed or Maesyfed) was one of thirteen historic counties of Wales. It was bounded to the north by Montgomeryshire, to the south by Breconshire, to the west by Cardiganshire and to the east by the English counties of Shropshire and Herefordshire.

The county was created following the Act of Union ofbetween Wales and England. Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital tashleeh.online projects include the Wayback Machine, tashleeh.online and tashleeh.online Detailed information on deposited registers and transcripts for this parish is given under Breconshire Parish Registers on the Powys Archives website.

As a guide only, the principal extant parochial church records for this parish span the dates shown below (as detailed in Parish Registers of Wales, NLW ) but exact current holdings should be confirmed with the individual Archives. Radnorshire was created in as a constituency of the House of Commons of the Parliament of England then of the Parliament of Great Britain from to and of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from to It elected one knight of the shire (MP) by the first past the post tashleeh.onlineed by: Brecon and Radnor.

Geography. Brecknockshire is bounded to the north by Radnorshire, to the east by Herefordshire and Monmouthshire, to the south by Monmouthshire and Glamorgan, and to the west by Carmarthenshire and Cardiganshire. The county is predominantly rural and mountainous. The Black Mountains occupy the southeast of the area, Chapman code: BRE.

Get this from a library. Borderlands: new photographs and old tales of the sacred springs, holy wells and spas of Cheshire, Flintshire, Denbighshire, Shropshire, Worcestershire, Radnorshire, Herefordshire, Breconshire, Montgomeryshire, Monmouthshire and Gloucestershire.

[Phil Cope] -- Phil Cope journeys through the borderlands of England and Wales, from Cheshire to Monmouthshire, the Dee to. BRECONSHIRE, or Brecknockshire, an inland county in South Wales, and the fourth largest in all Wales, bounded N.W.

by Cardigan, N. and N.E. by Radnor, E. and S.E. by Monmouth, S. by Glamorgan and W. by Carmarthen. The general aspect of the county is mountainous, and the scenery is HQ: Brecon. Jun 11,  · BRECONSHIRE, or Brecknockshire, an inland county in South Wales, and the fourth largest in all Wales, bounded N.W.

by Cardigan, N. and N.E. by Radnor, E. and S.E. by Monmouth, S. by Glamorgan and W. by Carmarthen. The general aspect of the county is mountainous, and the scenery is marked by beauty and grandeur. Brecknockshire, Welsh Sir Frycheiniog, historic county, south-central Wales, named for Brychan, a 5th-century prince later known as tashleeh.onlineockshire is mostly part of the present Powys county, although small areas in the south lie within the present Monmouthshire county and the county boroughs of Blaenau Gwent, Merthyr Tydfil, and Rhondda Cynon Taff.

Breconshire, formerly Brecknockshire (Welsh: Sir [county or shire] Brycheiniog) named for the 5th century Celtic king Brychein. One of the original thirteen historic counties of Wales, it was created following the Act of Union ofbounded to the north by Radnorshire, to the east by Herefordshire (England), to the south-east by Monmouthshire and Glamorgan, and to the west by.

Search United Kingdom Wales Breconshire Breconshire. Welcome to our Breconshire family history research page. Here you'll find record collections, history, and genealogy resources to help you trace your Breconshire ancestors. Inscribed stones and stone sculpture form the most prolific body of material evidence that survives for early medieval Wales.

The inscribed memorial stones in Latin or Old Irish ogam commemmorate the lives the Welsh elite of the time and are crucial to understanding the continutity of early medival Welsh culture with the preceding Roman culture, Irish settlements, and early Welsh tashleeh.online: University of Wales Press.

Llanigon, a village and a parish in Brecknockshire. The village lies near the river Wye, the boundary with Radnorshire, and the Black Mountains, 2 miles SSW of Hay.

The parish contains also the hamlet of Glynfach, and its post town is Hay (R.S.O.) Acreage, ; population of the civil parish, ; of the ecclesiastical, Location: Llanigon, Breconshire. LLANGYNIDER (LLAN-GYNIDR), a parish, in the union and hundred of Crickhowel, county of Brecknock, South Wales, 4 miles (N.

W.) from Crickhowel; containing the hamlets of Blaen, Vro, and Dyfryn. This place derives its name from the dedication of its church to St. Cynyd, or Cynydr, who lived in religious seclusion in Glamorgan, in the sixth century.

The Radnorshire Museum website, in Llandrindod Wells, collects, preserves and interprets the rich cultural heritage of Radnorshire; this is reflected in its diverse collections of Geology, Palaeontology, Archaeology, Natural History, Social History and Fine Art.

The Radnorshire Wildlife Trust manages 17 nature reserves across the county.Historical description. Hay, a small market-town, the head of a poor-law union and county court district, and a parish in Brecknockshire.

The town stands on the river Wye, on the borders of Brecknockshire, Radnorshire, and Herefordshire, 17 miles NE of Brecon, 20 Location: Hay, Breconshire.Looking at Welsh counties can be confusing.

Today's Powys was yesterday's Breconshire, Radnorshire and Montgomeryshire - all counties in their own right each with their own councils, police constabularies, education boards, workhouses etc.

The towns of Brecon, Rhayader, Llandrindod Wells, Knighton, and Kington are all nowadays in Powys but were in different counties in the nineteenth century.