Place Names of Wales by Catrin Stevens


Place Names of Wales by Catrin Stevens

This accessible factfile is packed with bite-sized information about the background and origin of Welsh place-names across Wales. The latest in the popular series 'Factfile Cymru'.

About the Author

Born in Llan-non, Ceredigion, Catrin Stevens was educated at Ardwyn Grammar School and Bangor University. Having worked as a Welsh and History teacher, Catrin was also head of the History and Welsh History department at Trinity College, Carmarthen. Her books about Welsh courting customs derive from Catrin's research into old Welsh customs at St Fagan's National History Museum. Catrin now works as a freelance writer and her main interest is interpreting history for readers of all ages.

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32 pages


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Publication date

22nd September 2015



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