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Place names in Glamorgan

Howard C. Jones

Place names in Glamorgan

by Howard C. Jones

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Published by Starling Press in Risca .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Glamorgan (Wales),
  • Wales,
  • Glamorgan.
    • Subjects:
    • Names, Geographical -- Wales -- Glamorgan.,
    • Glamorgan (Wales) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 55.

      Statement[by] Howard C. Jones.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA740.G5 J66 1978
      The Physical Object
      Pagination55 p., [32] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages55
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4478601M
      ISBN 100903434180
      LC Control Number79306561

      Monmouthshire place names clearly indicate the hidden leys. There is a Bertholey near Wentwood, and also in Glamorgan. “Berth” is an old Welsh word meaning “fair,” “beautiful,” “excellent”—a description of the countryside through which the ley at this point passes. Posts about wales written by davidjcollier. Troed-y-rhiw Local History Forum returns on 13th February for the first of three talks that make up this spring’s programme. This talk promises to be an extremely interesting and informative look at the unique heritage of place-names of Glamorgan including examples from our local area.

      source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names the text in this section is based on an article in Wikipedia. Mid Glamorgan is a preserved county of until , it was also an administrative county, with a county d in: Wales ( - ). Early Glamorgan: pre-history and History - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a metalwork metres microliths Middle Bronze Age Morg mound Mynydd Neolithic NMW ac original palstave parish Paviland period phase place-names possible pottery probably punch-struck RCAHM retouched Rhondda ring-cairn.

      Toponymy the branch of onomastics that studies toponyms (place names), their meaning, structure, origin, and area of distribution. The aggregate of toponyms for a given area constitutes its toponymy. Microtoponymy is the study of the names of such smaller geographical units as localities, springs, whirlpools, and farmlands. Toponymy is closely. Synonyms for Place-name in Free Thesaurus. Antonyms for Place-name. 2 synonyms for toponymy: toponomy, toponomy. What are synonyms for Place-name?


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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 56 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations, maps, portraits ; 21 cm: Responsibility.

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Lists of places within principal areas. List of places in Anglesey; List of places in Anglesey (categorised) List of places in Blaenau Gwent; List of places in Bridgend county borough. A fascinating guide to Glamorganshire place-names, comprising detailed and interesting information on the origins and meanings of over place-names, being a translation of material from a renowned historian's weekly articles in the Western Mail,and in various other publications.

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Index of place names in the West Glamorgan area on Swansea Archives.