• Pembrokeshire

    FOXHILL

    by  • August 15, 2013 • Farm, House, Modern, Pembrokeshire, Period, Post-Medieval, Site Type, St. Dogmaels • 0 Comments

    History: Foxhill was recorded in 1536 as “…Foxhyll Vaure…” and was leased for 80 years to Phillipp Roger. In 1665 “…Voxhill…” was the property of David Parry of Noyadd Trefawr, Llandugwydd. It was called “…Vaxhill alias Boxhill…” in a lease of 5th April 1720. On 20th August 1722 Stephen Parry of Noyadd Trefawr leased...

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    ST. DOGMAELS EISTEDDFOD GADEIRIOL

    by  • August 8, 2013 • Modern, Pembrokeshire, Period, St. Dogmaels • 0 Comments

    EISTEDDFOD GADEIRIOL LLADUDOCH – ST. DOGMAELS CHAIR EISTEDDFOD. 1988 – The first annual event was held in February at the Neuadd Goffa/Memorial Hall. Support came from Wyn Rees (B. V. Rees & Son), Terwyn Tomos (Chairman), Jean Walters, Cecil Williams; Mair Evans; Alun Williams and Melrose Thomas (Treasurer). 1989 – The event was held...

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    CARDIGAN COUNTY AGRICULTURAL SHOW

    by  • August 4, 2013 • Cardigan, Ceredigion, Llangoedmor, Modern, Pembrokeshire, Period, Post-Medieval, St. Dogmaels • 2 Comments

    CARDIGAN COUNTY AGRICULTURAL SHOW. (For the definitive history of the show from 1854-2004, see the book ‘Cardigan Agricultural Show‘ by Islwyn & Betty Griffiths, pub. E. L. Jones, Cardigan, 2004) 1854 – Cardigan Agricultural Society was formed, largely through the efforts of Mr. Richard David Jenkins, The Priory, Honorary Treasurer, and Mr. James Jenkins,...

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