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Holly Cottage, Marford, 1952 C.60098 Ref. rcn02789 NPRN: 35927

Royal Commission Archive & Library Bulletin of Newly Catalogued Material – December 2019

Welcome to the latest monthly edition of the National Monuments Record of Wales (NMRW) Archives and Library Bulletin which lists all newly catalogued material. The archival items, library books and journal articles are all available to view in our public reading room. The full archive catalogue is available on Coflein and contains digital copies of many of the items listed. All publications may be found on our online Library Catalogue.

Our Library and reading room is open:
Monday – Friday 09.30 – 16.00,
Wednesday 10.30 – 16.30.
An appointment is advisable.


Holly Cottage, Marford, 1952 C.60098     Ref. rcn02789     NPRN: 35927
Holly Cottage, Marford, 1952 C.60098 Ref. rcn02789 NPRN: 35927

Archaeology Wales Project Archives

  • Archaeological Desk-Based Assessment Report relating to Ystrad Barwig, Rhondda Cynon Taf, 2018: Ref. AWP_264_05

Burry Holms Excavation Archive

  • Black and white postcard showing Burry Holms excavation site and members of the excavation team, 1967: Ref. BHEA03/22

Cadw Listed Buildings 35mm Colour Negative Collection: Ref. CLBN

  • Colour negatives relating to various Listed Buildings in Wales: additions to the collection
    Covering dates: 1980-2010

Cadw Listed Building Resurvey Photographs: Ref. CLBP

  • Colour photographs taken as part of Cadw’s Listed Building Resurvey Programme
    Covering dates: 1980-2002

Clwyd-Powys Archaeological Trust Project Archives

Project archives relating to:

Clwyd-Powys Archaeological Trust Reports

Reports relating to:

Emergency Recording Collection

  • Heritage Record including report, digital photographic survey and video record of Brains Brewery on Crawshay Street, Cardiff, 2018: Ref. ERC2019_015 NPRN 302788
Ivy Cottage, Gresford, 1952 C.60099     Ref. rcn02787     NPRN: 35946
Ivy Cottage, Gresford, 1952 C.60099 Ref. rcn02787 NPRN: 35946


All our books and journals can be found on the Royal Commission’s Library Catalogue and viewed in our Library and Search Room.

  • Allen, Michael J. [Editor]. 2015. Molluscs in archaeology: methods, approaches and applications. Oxford: Oxbow Books.
  • Bahn, Paul G. 2007. Cave art: a guide to the decorated Ice Age caves of Europe. London: Frances Lincoln.
  • Baker, Henry. 1976. Anthropology for archaeologists: an introduction. London: John Baker.
  • Baker, Nigel, [et al.]. 2018.  Bristol: a worshipful town and famous city: an archaeological assessment. Oxford: Oxbow Books.
  • Barnard, Alan. 2011. Social anthropology and human origins. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Barton, K.J. 1975. Pottery in England from 3500BC – AD 1730. Newton Abbot: David and Charles.
  • Brodie, Allan. 2018. The seafront. Swindon: Historic England.
  • Carver, Martin. 2011. Making archaeology happen: design versus dogma. Walnut Creek [California]: Left Coast Press.
  • Ní Chatháin, Próinséas, Fitzpatrick, Siobhán & Clarke, Howard B. [Editors]. 2012. Pathfinders to the pas : the antiquarian road to Irish historical writing, 1640-1960. Dublin: Four Courts Press.
  • Clarke, David L. 1978. Analytical archaeology. London: Metheun.
  • Close-Brooks, Joanna. 1995. The Highlands. Edinburgh: H.M.S.O.
  • Cooper, Andrew [Editor]. 2011. Lough Swilly: a living landscape. Dublin: Four Courts Press.
  • Croom, Jane.2018. The English great house and its setting, c. 1100-c. 1800: a necessary and a pleasant thing. Donington: Shaun Tyas.
  • Cunliffe, Barry & Gosden, Chris & Joyce, Rosemary A. [Editors]. 2009. The Oxford handbook of archaeology. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Dawson, Michael, James, Edward & Nevell, Michael [Editors]. 2019. Heritage under pressure – threats and solutions: studies of agency and soft power in the historic landscape. Oxford: Oxbow Books.
  • Drewett, Peter. 2006. Field archaeology: an introduction. London: Routledge.
  • Eckardt, Hella. 2014. Objects & identities: Roman Britain and the North Western provinces. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Everson, P.L. [et al.].1991. Change and continuity: rural settlement in North-West Lincolnshire. London: H.M.S.O.
  • Ferguson, Kitty. 2011. Pythagoras: his lives and the legacy of a rational universe. London: Icon Books Ltd.
  • Greene, Kevin. 2004. Archaeology: an introduction. London: Routledge.
  • Grudgings, Steve. 2018. The last years of coal mining in South Wales: a pictorial record. Volume 1. Monkton Farleigh: Folly Books.
  • Harris, Edward C. 1979. Principles of archaeological stratigraphy. London: Academic Press.
  • Henrywood, Dick. 2016. The transferware recorder. Number 3, Selected British views. Bow, Devon: Reynardine Publishing.
  • Hingley, Richard. 2012. Hadrian’s wall: a life. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Hooper, Glenn. 2018. Heritage at the interface: interpretation and identity. Gainesville (U.S.A.): University Press of Florida.
  • John, Angela V.2019. Rocking the boat: Welsh women who championed equality, 1840 -1990. Cardigan: Parthian.
  • Jones, Rachael. 2018. Crime, courts and community in Mid-Victorian Wales: Montgomeryshire, people and places. Cardiff; University of Wales Press.
  • Langmaid, Nancy G. 1978. Prehistoric pottery. Aylesbury: Shire Publications.
  • Leeworthy, Daryl. 2019. A little gay history of Wales. Cardiff: University of Wales Press.
  • Limbrey, Susan. 1975. Soil science and archaeology. London: Academic Press.
  • Lord, Ioan. 2018. ‘Rich mountains of lead’: the metal mining industry of Cwm Rheidol and Ystumtuen. Aberystwyth: Vale of Rheidol Railway.
  • Nelson, Charles [Editor]. 2011. History & mystery: notes and queries from newsletters of The Society for the History of Natural History: the Society for the History of Natural history 1936 – 2011. London: The Society for the History of Natural History.
  • Orme, Bryony. 1981. Anthropology for archaeologists: an introduction. London: Duckworth.
  • Palliser, D.M. 1976. The Staffordshire landscape. London: Hodder and Stoughton.
  • Pollard, Joshua [Editor]. 2008. Prehistoric Britain. Oxford: Blackwell Publishing.
  • RCHME. 1992. Inventories of monuments and historic buildings in Europe: proceedings of a colloquium held in Oxford, England, in 1988. London: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England.
  • Reinhard, Andrew. 2018. Archaeogaming: an introduction to archaeology in and of video games. New York: Berghahn.
  • Renfrew, Colin & Bahn, Paul [editors]. 2005. Archaeology: the key concepts. London: Routledge.
  • Ritchie, Graham & Harman, Mary. 1996. Argyll and the Western Isles. Edinburgh: H.M.S.O.
  • Shepherd, Ian. 1996. Aberdeen and North-East Scotland. Edinburgh: H.M.S.O.
  • Stevenson, Jack. 1995. Glasgow, Clydeside and Stirling. Edinburgh: H.M.S.O.
  • Van de Noort, Robert. 2012. North Sea archaeologies: a maritime biography, 10,000 BC to AD 1500. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
  • Wade-Martins, Peter. 2017. A life in Norfolk’s archaeology 1950 – 2016: archaeology in an arable landscape. Oxford: Archaeopress.
  • Wickham-Jones, Caroline. 2015. Between the wind and the water: World Heritage Orkney. Oxford: Windgather Press.

Offprints from the Vernacular Architecture Group Library

  • National Geographic Magazine. 1962. Journey to Outer Mongolia [for construction of ‘ger’], photocopy from National Geographic, Volume 121, No.3 March, pp 300-301, 312-313, 324-325,342-343. [Washington]: National Geographic Society.



  • Ancient Monuments Society/ The Friends of Friendless Churches Newsletter Part 3 (Autumn 2019).
  • Architects Journal (December 2019).
  • Casemate Volume 115 (May 2019).
  • Casemate Volume 116 (September 2019).
  • Council for British Archaeology Wales/Cymru Newsletter Volume 58 (Autumn 2019).
  • Current World Archaeology Volume 98 (December/January 2019).
  • Essex Historic Buildings Group Newsletter Number 8 (November 2019).
  • Etifeddiaeth y Cymry Volume 069 (Gaeaf, 2019).
  • Georgian Group Journal Volume XXVII (2019).
  • Georgian Group Newsletter (2019).
  • Heritage in Wales Volume 069 (Winter, 2019).
  • Institution of Civil Engineers, Panel for Historical Engineering Works, Newsletter Number 162 (2019).
  • Sheetlines: The Journal of the Charles Close Society Number 116 (December 2019).
  • Studia Celtica Volume 53 (2019).
  • Talyllyn News Volume 264 (December 2019).
  • Welsh History Review (2019).
  • Welsh Railways Archive: The Journal of the Welsh Railways Research Circle Volume VI Number 10 (November 2019).
  • Welsh Railways Research Circle Newsletter Number 161 (Winter 2019).


Journals: Current Awareness

Ancient Monuments Society/ The Friends of Friendless Churches Newsletter Part 3 (Autumn 2019) p.7 proposal for an extension on the rear of Panton Hall, Bagillt. P.8 proposal to build a new dwelling behind a section of Pembroke’s town walls. P.11 proposal to convert Tabernacle Independent Chapel to a mosque and Islamic centre. P.21 ‘An afternoon in Ynyschynhaearn’ by Suzanne Millard. P.22 The screen at St Anno’s Church, Llananno. P23-24 St Cadoc, Llangattock-Vibon-Awel and St Beuno, Penmorfa, and, ‘The place names of the Friends’ churches in Wales and beyond’.

Holly Bush Cottage, Bettws Bledrws, 1968 C.674039     Ref. acc050864     NPRN: 419791
Holly Bush Cottage, Bettws Bledrws, 1968 C.674039 Ref. acc050864 NPRN: 419791

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