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Wales 100 years ago

Richard Lovett

Wales 100 years ago

the beauty of old Wales illustrated

by Richard Lovett

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Published by Bracken Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published; Religious Tract Society, 1892.

Statementedited by Richard Lovett.
SeriesThe centennial travel series
The Physical Object
PaginationlC4.192. 72ill. n.e.
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22220440M
ISBN 100946495521

Reports from the South Wales Argus years ago. THE annual meeting of Newport Chamber of Trade was held at the Town Hall on Thursday evening, when Mr W.T. Wooley : South Wales Argus Staff.   A week after rioting in cities in England brought headlines around the world, the story of a largely forgotten outbreak of disorder exactly years ago is being retold.

The Wales Book of the Year Award is an annual prize celebrating outstanding literary talent from Wales across many genres and in both English and Welsh. There are four categories in each language – Poetry, Fiction, Creative Non-fiction and Children & Young People, with one of the four category winners announced as the overall Award Winner . Again, little changed in years other than the houses being more coourful. The first printed Guide book to New Quay was:'Being a short description of New Quay as a watering Place,' printed in Lampeter by the Welsh Press in

  A letter to Santa, that is thought to have been written nearly a years ago, has been found at a boarding school in Monmouthshire. The note was found hidden away in . The history of Wales begins with the arrival of human beings in the region thousands of years ago. Neanderthals lived in what is now Wales, or Cymru to the Welsh people, at least , years ago, while Homo sapiens arrived by ab BC.


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