A Research Framework for the Archaeology of Wales

Southeast Wales – Medieval, bibliography

22/12/2003

 

 

General

Pugh TB (ed) 1971 Glamorgan Country History Vol III The Middle Ages

Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales Glamorgan Inventory

Howell R 1988 The History of Gwent

Rees W 1953 A Survey of the Duchy of Lancaster Lordships in Wales 1609-1613

Courtney P 1994 Medieval and Later Usk Cardiff

Griffiths, M 1988 Native society on the Anglo- Norman frontier: the Evidence of the Margam Charters Welsh Hist Rev 12 (2), 179-216

Evans C J O 1954 Monmouthshire: its history and topography Cardiff

Driscoll EM 1958 The denudation chronology of the Vale of Glamorgan T&P Inst Br G 25, 45-47

Jones A 1955 The Story of Glamorgan Llandebie

Williams A G 1991 ‘The Norman Lordship of Glamorgan: an examination of its establishment and development’ Unpublished Mphil thesis, University of Wales, Cardiff

 

Towns

Town

Archaeological Research

Historical research

General

 

Soulsby I 1983 The Towns of Medieval Wales

Carter H 1966 The Towns of Wales

Griffiths RA Boroughs of Medieval Wales

Courtney P 1988 The Marcher town in medieval Gwent: a study in regional history Scott Archaeol Rev 5 (1-2), 103-10

Penrose R 1997 Urban Development in the Lordships of Glamorgan, Gwynllwg, Caerleon and Usk under the de Clare family 1217-1314 unpublished Phd thesis University of Wales

Aberavon

 

Davies L 1914 Outlines of the History of the Aberavon District

O’Brien J 1926 Old Afan and Margam

Abergavenny

Radcliffe F & Knight JK 1969 Excavations at Abergavenny 1962-69: Medieval and Kater Monmouthshire Antiq 2, 65-103

Ashmore PJ & FM 1973 Excavations at Abergavenny Orchard Site 1972 Monmouthshire Antiq 3, 104-110

Olding F Abergavenny: A Historic Landscape

Courtney P 1994 Medieval and Later Usk

Bridgend

 

Randall HJ 1955 Bridgend, The story of a Market Town Newport

Caerleon

Lewis JM 1967 Post-Roman Finds From the Caerleon Fortress Bath Excavation Monmouthshire Atiquary 2, 105-117

 

Caerphilly

Wessex Archaeology Evaluation

Rees W 1971 Caerphilly Castle: A History and Description

Caldicot

BARAS Church Road in A in W

Birbeck TT 1973 Sword and Ploughshare – The Story of the de Bohuns and Caldicot Chepstow

Birbeck TT 1972 Medieval Caldicot SEVERN Wye Rev 1, 11-16

Cardiff

Webster P 1977 Excavations in Quay Street, Cardiff 1973-1974 Archaeol Cambrensis 86, 88-115

Makepeace G Assessment of Queens & Royal Garage

Rees W 1969 Cardiff: A History of the City Cardiff

Walker DG Cardiff in Griffiths RA (ed) Boroughs of Medieval Wales 112-3

CGMS Queens Street

Mathews JH 1898-1903 Cardiff Records

Chepstow

Shoesmith R 1991 Excavations at Chepstow 1973-1974 Cambrian Archaeol Assoc Monographs 4

Locock MP 1994 Excavations behind Bank Street, Chepstow, 1992. Monmouthshire Antiquary 11, 57-70

Courtney P 1994 Medieval and Later Usk Cardiff

Wood JG 1910 The Lordship Castle and Town of Chepstow Newport

Cowbridge

Evans EM & Parkhouse J 1996 Excavations in Cowbridge, South Glamorgan, 1977-1988 (British Archaeological Reports BAR 245)

Robinson DM 1980 Cowbridge. The Archaeology and Topography of a small Market Town in the Vale of Glamorgan Swansea

Grosmont

Maylan C.N. 1989 Well Field Farm Grosmont Archaeol Wales 29, 61-2

 

Kenfig

Jones D & Soulsby IN 1977 A Late Medieval Building at Old Kenfig Glamorgan Archaeol Cambrensis 136, 145-7

Gray T 1909 The Buried City of Kenfig

Evans AL 1960 The Story of Kenfig

Llantrisant

 

Lewis D 1975 The History of Llantrisant Risca

Morgan T 1898 History of Llantrisant Cardiff

Glamorgan County Records Committee 1951 Two Ancient Boroughs: Cowbridge and Llantrisant Cardiff

Llantwit Major

Nash-Williams VE 1952 The Medieval Settlement at Llantwit Major, Glam Bull Board Celtic Stud 14, 313-33

Davies WH 1938 The Story of Llantwit Major

Davies WH 1950 Llantwit Major: History and Legend Vale of Glamorgan Series

Magor

 

 

Monmouth

Marvell AG 2001 Excavations in Monnow Street

Shoesmith R 1990 Excavations in Monmouth 1973 Monmouthshire Antiq 6, 1-15

Clarke S 1987 Monnow Street, Monmouth Archaeol Wales 27, 29-31

Clarke S 1990 Recent Archaeological Work in Monmouth, Gwent Archaeol Wales 30, 25-27

Jackson R & P 1991 Archaeological Work in Monmouthsire in 1991 Archaeol Wales 31, 7-9

Clarke S, Jackson R & P 1992 Archaeological Evidence for Monmouth’s Roman and Early Medieval Defences Archaeol Wales 32, 1-2

 

Newport

 

Reeves AC Newport Lordship

Reeves AC Newport in Griffiths RA (ed) Boroughs of Medieval Wales

Rees W. 1951 The Charters of the Borough of Newport in Gwynllwg Cardiff

Patterson RB 1973 Earldom of Glouster Charters: The Charters and scribes of the Earls and Countesses of Glouster to AD 1217 Oxford

Swansea

Sell SH 1993 Excavations at St. Mary’s Swansea Archaeol Wales 33, 1-15

Lightfoot K White Walls Gower

Morris B Various in Gower

Morris B Swansea Town and Castle

Evans EM 1983 Swansea Castle and the Medieval Town Swansea

Robinson WRB 1971 Medieval Swansea in Pugh TB (ed) 1971 Glamorgan County History Vol III The Middle Ahes

Trellech

Wilson JC 1998 Trelech: A New Location for the Old Town Archaeol Wales 38, 67-70

Howell R 1995 Excavations at Trellech 1991-1993 Monmouthshire Antiq X!,

Howell R 2000 Excavations at Trellech 1996-1999 Monmouthshire Antiq XVI, 131-145

Price FGH Trellech , a Parish of Monmouthshire. Anthrop. Inst 9, 51-53

Soulsby IN 1982 Trelech: a Decayed Borough of Medieval Gwent Monmouthshire Antiq 4(3-4), 41-4

Usk

Courtney P 1994 Medieval and Later Usk

Mein AG Norman Usk Pontypool

 

Rural

 

Site

Archaeological Research

Historical Research

General

Kissock, J 1990 The origins of the village in South Wales: a study in Landscape Archaeology Medieval Settl Res Group Annu Rep 5, 6-7

Kissock, J 1991 The origins of medieval nucleated rural settlements in Glamorgan: a conjectural model Morganwg 35, 31-49

Barry

Thomas HJ & Dowdell G 1987 A shrunken medieval village at Barry, Glamorgan Archaeol Cambrensis 136, 94-137

Thomas HJ & Davies G 1974 A medieval house site at Barry, Glamorgan Trans Cardiff Natur Soc 96, 4-22

Thomas HJ 1984 Castle, Church and Village, Medieval Barry in Moore D 1984 Barry The Centenary Book Barry

Cefn Drum

Kissock, J 1996, Cefn Drum, Pontardulais, Archaeol Wales 36, 88

Kissock, J, 1998, Excavations of a house platform on Cefn Drum, Pontardulais, Archaeol Wales 38, 4-22

 

Cosmeston

Newman, R & Parkhouse J 1983 Excavations at Cosmeston, South Glamorgan

Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeol Trust Ltd Annu Rep for 1982-3 1-13

Newman R & Parkhouse J 1985 Cosmeston excavations, 1983-84 Glamorgan Gwent Archaeological Trust Ltd Annu Rep part 2, 1983-4, 31-51

Newman R & Parkhouse J 1989 The Cosmeston Medieval Village Project: Hist Archaeol Rev 4, 5-15

Sell SH 1982 Excavations at Cosmeston, near Sully, South Glamorgan’ Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeol Trust Annu Rep 1981-2, 32-6

 

Cwm Ciddy

Griffiths M & Thomas HJ 1984 Evidence for the origins of the durable hall-house in Glamorgan: Excavations at Cwmcidy Farm, Barry, 1984 Morgannwg 28, 10-31

 

Llandaff

 

Hilling JB 1978 Llandaff: Past and Present Cowbridge

James NA & Lewis JM (nd) Speed Revisited: A Reconstruction of the roadmap of Llandaff in 1610 Llandaff Society Occasional Papers 3

Llanelen

Schlesinger A & Walls C 1996 An early church and medieval farmstead site: excavations at Llanelen, Gower Archaeol J 153, 104-47

 

Llanfrynach

Parkhouse J & Robinson DM 1982 Excavation and survey at Llynfrynach, near Cowbridge: a preliminary report Glamorgan –Gwent Archaeol Trust Annu Rep 1981-2, 36-47

 

Llantarnam

Mein AG 1982 A deserted village and other remains, Llantarnam Abbey, near Cwmbran, Gwent Annu Rep Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeol Trust Annu Rep 1981-2, 47-52

 

Merthyr Dyfan

Harris, R, Parkhouse, J & Tyley, G R 1983 at Merthyr Dyfan’ Glamorgan –Gwent Archaeol Trust Ltd Annu Rep for 1982-3, 69-74

 

Radyr

Webster PV & Caple R 1980 Radyr Deserted Medieval Settlement Bull Board Celtic Stud 29, 190-200

 

Rhossili

Davidson, A F & J E, Owen-John, HS and Toft L A 1987 Excavations at the sand covered medieval settlement at Rhossili, West Glamorgan Bull Board Celtic Stud 25(4) 504-8

 

Pennard

UC Swansea with GGAT 1983 A medieval house site at Pennard, Gower Glamorgan –Gwent Archaeol Trust Annu Rep for 1982-3, 75-6

 

St, Brides Netherwent

Webster, PV with David N Hinchcliffe M & Williams G 1974 The deserted village of St Brides Netherwent, Monmouthshire Bull Board Celtic Stud 25(4), 504-8

 

Wilcrick

Parkes, L N & Webster, PV 1974 Field-work in the Wilcric-Pencoed area of Monmouthshire Bull Board Celtic stud 25(4), 512-18

Parkes LN & Webster PV 1974 The shrunken village of Wilcrick, Monmouthshire BullBoard Celtic Stud 25(4), 508-12

 

Wrinstone

Vyner B at al 1978 The Manor and Township of Wrinstone, South Glamorgan Cardiff Natur Soc Trans 99, 15-27

Glamorgan Trans Cardiff Natur Soc 98, 18-29

 

 

Moated Sites

 

Site

Archaeological Research

Historical Research

Elm Farm Undy

Brown R 1999 Excavation Of a Medieval Trackway and Stone Structures at Undy Monmouthshire Antiq 16, 6-19

 

Hen Gwrt

Craster OE & Lewis JM 1963 Hen Gwrt Moated Site, Llantilio Crossenny, Monmouthshire Archaeol Cambrensis 112, 159-83

 

Langstone

Maylan N 1991 Langstone Villa Langstone Archaeol Wales 31, 44-47

 

 

Castles

 

Castle

Archaeological Research

Historical Research

General

Royal Commision on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales 1991 An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments in Glamorgan Volume III Medieval secular Monuments Part 1a The Early Castles From the Norman Conquest to 1217 Cardiff

Royal Comission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales 200 An Inventory of the Ancient Monmuments in Glamorgan Volume III Medieval secular Monuments Part 1b The Later Castles from 1217 to the present Cardiff

Royal Comission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales 1981 An Inventory of the Ancient Monmuments in Glamorgan Volume 4 Domestic Architecture from the Reformation to the Industrial Revolution, Part 1, The Greater Houses Cardiff

Cathcart – King Castellerum Anglicurum

Salter M 1991 The Castles of Gwent, Glamorgan & Gower Malvern

Hague DB 1971 The Castle of Glamorgan and Gower in Pugh TB (ed) 1971 Glamorgan County History Vol III The middle Ages

Spurgeon CJ 1991 Glamorgan’s First Castles Fortess 8, 3-14

\John R Kenyon 1983 Castles, town defences and artillery fortifications in Britain and Ireland: a bibliography vol 2 CBA Research Reports 53

Moore, D & Moore P 1968 Bucks engravings of Glamorgan antiquities, Glamorgan Historian 5, 133-51

Randall HJ 1961 Sites of the early castles in HJ Randall The Vale of Glamorgan: Studies in Landscape and History, 74-9

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1978 Medieval Glamorgan: an interim report on recent fieldwork, Morgannwg 22, 14-41

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Glamorgan Castles (general): Early Castles in Glamorgan, Archaeology in Wales 20, 64-9

Grenfall H & Morris B c 1970 B The Castles of Gower Swansea

Anon 1970 Castles in Monmouthshire Presenting Monmouthshire 30, 40-3

Barber WT Castles on the Monnow Presenting Monmouthshire 40,37-43

KM & J 1977 The Medieval Castle in Monmouthshire Gwent 42, 40-7

KM & J 1977 The Medieval Castle in Monmouthshire (part 2) Gwent 43, 34-9

Traherne C 1985 The conquest of Glamorgan Archaeol Cambrensis 133, 1-7

Aberafan

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Aberafan Castle Archaeol Wales 20,69

 

Abergavenny

 

Kenyon John R 1984 Abergavenny Castle: a Reinterpretation of Thomas Cooke’s painting ‘The Castle and Mount’, Caerleon, 1785 Monmouthshire Antiq 5(1-2), 62-3

Baglan

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Plas Baglan, Baglan Archaeol Wales, 20, 77-8

 

Bishopton

Morgan WL 1899 Excavations at the old Castle Camp Bishopston Gower Archaeol Cambrensis 16, 9 – 58

 

Bonvilston

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Bonvilston Ring Archaeol Wales, 20, 70

 

Caerleon

Knight JK 1963 The Keep of Caerleon Castle Monmouthshire Antiq 1, 71-2

Knight JK 1970 Caerleon Castle The Hundred and Seventeenth Annual Meeting in the Vale of Usk, 1970, CAA, 16-18

Caerphilly

Guy JR 1977 Medieval Chapels of the Town and Castle Caerphilly 4, 22-4

Knight JK 1977 Archaeological Notes: Caerphilly Castle Morgannwg, 21, 96-7

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Caerphilly Castle Archaeology in Wales, 20, 81

Rees W 1971 Caerphilly Castle: A history and description Cardiff

CN Johns 1978 Caerphilly Castle, Mid Glamorgan

Cardiff

Webster PV 1978 Cardiff Castle: the Excavation of a Crop Mark site, Aerial Archaeol 2, 56-7

Webster PV 1978 Cardiff Castle Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological Trust Annual Report 1977-78, 10-12

Webster P & J 1975 Archaeological notes: Cardiff Castle Morgannwg 19 75-6

Webster J & PV 1976 Cardiff Castle Archeol Wales 16, 33-4

Webster P & J 1976 Archaeological notes: Cardiff Castle Morgannwg 20 73-4

Webster P & J 1977 Archaeological notes: Cardiff Castle Morgannwg 21 97-8

Webster J & PV 1978 Cardiff Castle Archeol Wales 18 50

Webster P & J 1978 Archaeological notes: Cardiff Castle Morgannwg 22 88

Webster J & PV 1979 Cardiff Castle Archaeol Wales 19 29-30

Webster P & J 1979 Archaeological notes: Cardiff Castle Morgannwg 23, 88-9

Webster P 1981 Archaeological notes: Cardiff Castle Excavations 1974-81 Morgannwg 25 201-211

Davies CG 1976 The Lords of Cardiff Castle

Castell Coch

 

Floud P 1954 Castell Coch, Glamorgan

Castell Nos

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Castell Nos Archaeology in Wales 20 75

 

Chepstow

Booth K 1992 Chepstow Castle: excavations in the Great Gatehouse, 1991 Monmouthshire Antiq 8 19-25

Wood JG 1910 The Lordship Castle and Town of Chepstow, Newport Perks J 1957 Chepstow Castle

Coity

 

Bevan T 1961 Coity Castle: a stronghold of the Valein in Williams S (ed), The Garden of Wales, Cowbridge, 1961, 35-46

Ewenny Priory

 

Radford CAR 1952 Ewenny Priory, Glamorgan

Felin Isaf

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Briton Ferry Archaeol Wales 16 70

 

Fonmon

 

Moore P 1978 Fonmon Castle South Glamorgan: a Residence Occupied since the Thirteenth Century Cardiff

Grosmont

 

Knight JK 1980 Grosmont Castle, Gwent/ Castell y Grysmwnt

Knight JK 1978 Grosmont Castle 125th Annual Meeting in Gwent and the Forest of Dean 1978 CAA, 22-3

Hen Gasted

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Briton Ferry  Archaeol Wales 16 70

 

Kenfig

Richard AJ 1927 Kenfig Castle Arch Camb LXXXII 161-82

Gray T 1909 The buried City of Kenfig

Evans AL 1960 The Story of Neath

Loughor

Lewis JM 1973 Loughor Castle Morgannwg 17

 

Llandaff

 

Johns CN 1972 The Bishop’s Palace, Llandaff, Cardiff

Johns CN 1974 The castle and manor of Llandaff Glamorgan Historian 10 177-95

Llandrilo Talybont

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1976 Talybont Castle, Llandrilo Talybont Archaeol Wales 16, 42

 

Llangstone

Blokley K & Courtney P 1994 Langstone Court Motte, Mons: Excavations by Leslie Alcock 1964 Archaeol Wales 34, 17-25

 

Llangewydd

 

Cowley FG 1977 Llangewydd: an unrecorded Glamorgan Castle Archaeol Cambrensis, 116 204-6

Llanquian Castle

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Llanquian Castle, Llanblethian Archaeol Wales 20, 76

 

Llantrisant

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Llantrisant Castle, Archaeol Wales 20, 76-7

 

Llantrithyd

P Chalton et al 1977 Llantrithyd: a Ringwork in South Glamorgan, Cardiff

 

Loughor

 

Lewis JM 1980 Loughor Castle JM Lewis, Programme of the 127th Annual Meeting CAA, 33-35

Morgraig

Ward J Rodger JW & Corbett JS 1906 Castell Morgraig Cardiff Natur Soc Trans 38, 3-41

 

Morlais

Robinson DM 1983 An Aerial survey at Morlais Castle, Mertyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan Bull Board Celtic Stud 30, 431-40

 

Neath

Brooksby H 1973 Neath Castle Morganwwg 17

Phillips CT 1977 “Dig” at Neath Castle (1970-76) Neath Antiq Soc trans, 7-8

King DJC & Brooksby H Neath Castle, Programme of the 127th Annual Meting, 1980 CAA, 30-3

Newport

Knoght JK 1991 Newport Caste Monmouthshire Antiq 7

 

Ogmore

Remfry PM 1995 Ogmore Castle, 1066 to 1238 Worcester

 

Old Beaupre

 

Hauge DB 1965 Old Beaupre Castle, Glamorgan

Hauge DB 1973 Old Beaupre Castle, Glamorgan

Oxwich

Blockley K 1997 Oxwich Castle, Gower: excavations by Dilwyn Jones 1974-76 Post Medieval Archaeol 31, 121-37

 

Oystermouth

Remfry Pm 1995 Oystermouth Castle, 1066 to 1326 Worcester

Rees W 1960 Oystermouth Castle The Hundred and Seventh Annual Meeting at Swansea: Programme, 1960 CAA, 33-4

Morris B 1980 Oystermouth Castle Programme of the 127th Annual meeting, 1980 CAA, 38-9

Penller-castell

 

Morris B 1960 Penller-castell The hundred and seventh Annual meeting at Swansea: Programme 1960 CAA, 27-8

Penmaen

Alcock L Castle Tower v Penmaen: A Norman Ringwork in Glamorgan Antiq J 46(2), 178-210

 

Penmark

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Penmark Castle 77

 

Pendoylan

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Ty Du, Pendoylan Archaeol Wales 20, 81

 

Penhow

Wrathmel S 1977 Penhow Castle Archaeol 17, 44

Wrathmel S 1978 Penhow Castle Archaeol Wales 18, 57-8

Wrathmel S 1990 Penhow Castle, Gwent: Survey and excavation, 1976-9: part 1’ Monmouthshire Antiq 6, 17-45

Clark A 1953 Penhow Castle Programme of the hundredth Annual meeting at Chepstow, 1953 CAA 12

Knight JK 1970 Penhow Castle The Hundred and Seventh Annual Meeting in the Vale of Usk, 1970 CAA 8-10

Knight JK & Wrathmell 1978 Penhow Castle 125th Annual Meeting in Gwent and the Forest of Dean, 1978 CAA 39-40

Weeks S 1979 Penhow Castle Gwent, 46, 20-6

Penrhos

Olding F 1998 Penrhos Castle Monmouthshire Dba/S

 

Port Talbot

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Castle Bolan Port Talbot Archaeol Wales 20, 73

 

Raglan

 

Kenyon JR 1996 Raglan Castle: a Reconsideration of an Aspect of the Herbert Period, c. 1460-1469 Monmouthshire antiq 12, 52-3

Durant H 1980 Raglan Castle

Risca

GGAT 1978 Craig-y-Neuadd, Risca, Glamorgan Gwent Archaeological Trust Annual Report 1977-78, 46-7

 

Rumney

Lightfoot KWB 1992 Rumney Castle: A Ringwork and Manorial Centre in South Glamorgan Medieval Archaeol 36

 

Skenfrith

Remfry PM 2000 Skenfrith Castle 1066 to 1449 Worcester

Craster OE 1967 Skenfrith Castle: When was it built? Archaeol Cambrensis 116, 133-158

 

St Mary Church

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ Howe Mill enclosure, St Mary Church, Archaeol Wales 20 75-6

 

Sully

Dowdell G 1990 Excavations at Sully Castle, 1963-1970. Bull Board Celt Stud 37, 308-360

 

Swansea

Morgan W Ll 1914 The Castles of Swansea Swansea

GGAT 1977 Swansea Castle, Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeol Trust Annual Report 1976-77,18

GGAT 1978 A salvage excavation at Swansea Castle Glamorgan Gwent Archaeological Trust Annual Report 1977-78, 33-4

Sell SH 1979 Swansea Castle Defences – The Western Ditch, Gower 27, 14-19

Evans EM 1983 Swansea Castle and the medieval town Swansea

Morris B (nd) Swansea Castle Swansea

Evans EM 1983 Swansea Castle and the medieval town Swansea

Hague DB & Williams G 1957 Swansea Castle Gower 10, 3-14

Knight JK 1980 Swansea Castle, Programme of the 127th Annual Meeting, 1980, CAA, 35-7

Talyfan

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Talyfan Archeol Wales 20,79

 

Trostrey

Mein, AG 1988 Excavations at Trostrey Castle near Usk Monmouthshire Antiq 5(3), 98-9

 

Usk

 

Knight JK 1977 Usk Castle and its Affinities in Apted et all Ancient Monuments and their Interpretations: Essays Resented to AJ Taylor 139-54 Chichester

Weobley

 

Thomas WG 1980 Weobley Castle Programmed of the 127th Annual Meeting, 1980 CAA, 37-8

Whitchurch

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Tre Oda, Whitchurch, Cardiff Archaeol Wales 20,79-81

 

White Castle

Remfry PM 2000 White Castle, 1066 to 1438 Worcester

Radford CAR 1962 White Castle, Monmouthshire

 

Ynysgrug

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Ynyscrug, Rhondda Archaeol Wales 20, 81-82

 

Ystradowen

Spurgeon CJ & Thomas HJ 1980 Castle Mound, Ystradowen Archaeol Wales 20, 73-

 

 

Town Defences

 

Town

Archaeological Research

Historical Research

General

 

Turner HL 1971 Town Defences in England and Wales

Monmouth

Clarke SH, Jackson P & R 1992 Archaeological Evidence for Monmouth’s Roman and Early Medieval Defences Archaeol Wales 32, 1

 

Cowbridge

Davidson A 1979 Bear Hotel, Cowbridge: some evidence for the medieval town defences and Romano-British occupation Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological Trust Annual Report 1977-78, 27-8

Davidson A 1979 Bear Hotel, Cowbridge Archaeology in Wales 19, 40

Davidson A 1979 Archaeological notes: Bear Hotel, Cowbridge, Morgannwg, 23, 90

 

Swansea

Sell SH & Parkhouse J 1980 Rutland Street, Swansea Archaeol Wales 20, 64

Morris B 1975 Swansea’s Medieval Defences- Some Recent Discoveries Gower 26, 11-15

Lightfoot K 1979 The Medieval Town Defences of Swansea: The Whitewalls Excavation, 1978-79 Gower 30, 76-9

Sell SH 1981 Excavations at Little Wind Street, Swansea, 1976 Gower 32,71-83

 

 

Communications

Type

Archaeological Research

Historical Research

Maritime

Nayling N & McGrail S 1998 The Magor Pill medieval wreck (CBA Research Report 115)

Nayling N 1995 The excavation, recovery and provisional analysis of a medieval wreck from Magor Pill, Gwent Levels Archaeol Severn Estuary 6, 85-96

Allen JA 1998 Magor Pill Multiperiod Site: The Romano-British Pottery and Status as a Port Archaeol Severn Estuary 8,45-60

South Glamorgan County Council Ports of South Glamorgan Cardiff

Green C 1995 Trows and the Severn Coastal Trade Archaeol Severn Estuary 6, 97-114

Griffiths RA 1984 Medieval Severnside; The Welsh Connection in Davies RR, Griffiths RA, Jones IG & Morgan KO Welsh society and Nationhood, 70-89 Cardiff

Wood JG 1914 The Manor and Mansion of Moynes Court (with appendices on the ancient harbours of South Monmouthshire) Newport

Road

Maylan N 1988 Monmouth Archaeol Wales 23, 73

Rowlands MLJ 1994 Monnow Bridge and Gate Stroud

Gorvett D 1984 Bridge over the River Wye R & A Broadhurst

Jervoise E 1936 The Ancient Bridges if Wales and Western England

Waters I 1980 Chepstow Road Bridges Chepstow

Climate Change

Allen JA 1996 The seabank on the wentlooge Level, Gwent: date of set-back from documentary and pottery evidence Levels Archaeol Severn Estuary &, 67 – 84

Rippon 1996 Gwent Levels: The Evaluation of a Wetland Landscape CBA Research Report 105

Toft, LA 1988 A Study coastal village abandonment in the Swansea Bay Region, 1270-1640 Morgannwg 32, 21-37

 

 

Ecclesiastical

 

Type

Archaeological Research

Historical Research

General

Evans EM 1997 Welsh Historic Churches Project: Gwent Historic Churches Survey

Evans EM 1997 Welsh Historic Churches Project: Glamorgan Historic Churches Survey

Evans EM, Davidson A, Ludlow N & Silvester R 2000 Medieval Churches in Wales: The Welsh Historic Churches Project and its results Church Archaeology 4, 5-26

Crossley FH and Ridgeway MH 1959 Screens, lofts and stalls situated in Wales and Monmouthshire, Archaeol Cambrensis 108,14-71

Crossley FH And Ridgeway MH 1965 \Screens, Lofts and Stalls in Monmouthshire Newport

Mitchell EH 1893 The Crosses of Monmouthshire. Monmouthshire Caerleon Archaeil Assoc, 1-47

Williams DH 2000 The Church in Medieval Gwent Monmouthshire Antiq 16,2-10

Cowley FG 1071 The Church in Glamorgan from the Norman Conquest to the Beginning of the Fourteenth Century in Pugh TB (ed) 1971 Glamorgan County History Vol III The Middle Ages

Orrin GR 1988 Medieval Churches of the Vale of Glamorgan Cowbridge

Salter M 1991 The Old Parish Churches of Gwent, Glamorgan & Gower Malvern

Davis PR & Lloyd-fern S 1990 Lost Churches of Wales and the Marches Stroud

Churches

Williams David for the record: Llangynog Church SO 455014; Capel Gwenog ST 337928 Monmouthshire Antiq (3), 95-7

Knight JK 1981 Excavations at St Barruc’s Chapel, Barry Island, Glamorgan Trans Cardiff Natur Soc 99,28-65

Thomas HJ 1972 The ols parish church of St Nicholas, Barry, Glamorgan Archaeol Cambrensis 121,108-10

Thurlby M 1988 The Romanesque Priory Church of St. Michael at Ewenny J soc Architect Hist 47(3)

Monastic General

 

Williams DH The Cistercians in Wales

Williams DH White Monks on the Border

Williams DH Atlas of Cistercian Lands in Wales

Cowley FG 1977 The Monastic Order in South Wales 1066-1349

Monastic

Mein AG Usk Priory: an unrecorded excavation Monmouthshire Antiq 8, 43-5

Maylan CN Austin Friars Newport

Abbeys

Mein AG 2000 St. Mary’s Priory Church Usk Monmouthshire Antiq 16, 55-72

Boucher A & Williams D 2000 An Excavation at St. Mary’s Priory, Usk Monmouthshire Antiq 16,73-83

Williams DH 1980 Usk Nunnery Monmouthshire Antiq 4, 44-45

Maylan CN 1993 Excavations at St. Mary’s Priory Usk 1987 Monmouthshire Antiq 9, 29-42

Courtney P 1989 Excavations in the Outer Precinct of Tintern Abbey Medieval Archaeol 33, 99-143

Evans DH et al 1980 Excavations at Llanthony Priory , Gwent, 1978 Monmouthshire Antiq 4, 5-43

Evans DH et al 1984 Further excavation and fieldwork at Llanthony Priory, Gwent Monmouthshire Antiq 5(1-2), 1-61

Lovegrove EW 1946 Llanthony Priory, Monmouthshire Archaeol Cambrensis 99, 64-77

Lovegrove EW 1946 Llanthony Priory , Monmouthshire Archaeol Cambrensis 97, 213-30 [s]

Rhodes J 1990 The Date of Llanthony Prima Church Monmouthshire Antiq 6, 59

Williams DH 1970-1 Grace Dieu Abbey: an exploratory excavation Monmouthshire Antiq 3(1), 55-8

Birch W de Gray 1897A History of Margam Abbey

Patterson RB 1991 The author of the Margam Annals: early 13th –century Margam Abbey’s complete scribe Anglo-Norman Stud 14, 197-210

Birch W de Gray 1902 A history of Neath Abbey

Rees W 1958 The Friars at Cardiff and Newport South Wales Record Soc 4, 51-56

Rickards Usk Priory

Cowley FG 1998 Margam Abbey, 1147-1349 Morgannwg 42,8-22

Coplestone-Crow B 1998 The Foundation of the priories of Bassaleg and Malpas in the 12th Century Monmouthshire Antiq 14, 1-13

Harrison J 1998 The troubled foundation of Grace Dieu Abbey Monmouthshire Antiq 14, 25-9

Robinson DM 1996 The 12th –century church at Tintern Abbey Monmouthshire Antiq 12, 35-9

Harrison SA, Morris R & Robinson DM 1998 A 14th-Century Pupitum Screen at Tintern Abbey, Monmouthshire Antiq j 78, 177-68

CAR Radford, 1952 Ewenny Priory, Glamorgan

Williams DH 1966 Abbey Dore Monmouthshire Antiq 2(2), 65-104

Williams DH 1967 Llantarnam Abbey Monmouthshire Antiq 2(3), 131-48

Williams DH 1970-1 Goldcliff Priory Monmouthshire Antiq 3(1) 37-54

Monastic Granges

Rodgers JW 1913 Excavations at Llantwit Major Archaol Cambrensis 13 Channel Archaeology Pyle

Toft LA 1985 Walterson Grange Glamorgan –Gwent Archaeol Trust Ltd Annu Rep Part 2, 1983-4 145-8

Williams Dh 999 Rogerstone Grange, St. Arvans Monmouth Antiq 15, 22-31

 

Cemeteries

Maylan CN 1991 Excavations at Usk Priory Monmouthshire Antiquary Blockely Cardiff

Metcalf-Dickinson, V M; Robinson, David M 1982 Rock Cottages, South Cornelly, Mid Glamorgan Glamorgan Gwent Archaeol Trust Ltd Annu Rep 1981-2, 53-5

Taverner N 1998 Exhumation of Burial and excavations at the Old Free Library, Trinity Street, Cardiff Archaeol Wales 38, 74-78

 

Hospitals

Sell SH 1993 Excavations at St. Mary’s Swansea Archaeol Wales 33, 1-15

Hamilton M & Howell R 2000 Trellech: The geophysical Survey of a possible medieval hospice site Medieval Archaeol 44, 229-234

 

 

Type

Archaeological Research

Historical Research

Landscape

Rippon 1996 Gwent Levels: The Evaluation of a Wetland Landscape CBA Research Report 105

Kissock J 1991 Farms, Fields and Hedges: aspects of the rural economy of north-east Gower, c. 1300 to c. 1650 Archaeol Cambrensis 140, 130-47

GGAT 1997 Landscapes Working for the Vale of Glamorgan: History Aspects

GGAT 1998 Landscapes Working for Newport: History Aspects

GGAT 1998 Landscapes working for Cardiff: History Aspects

Oxford Archaeology 1999 Landscapes Working for Blaenau Gwent: History Aspects

Giffords 1999 Landscapes Working for the Valleys: History Aspects

GGAT 2000 Landscapes Working for Neath Port Talbot: History Aspects

GGAT 2000 Landscapes Working for Torfaen: History Aspects

GGAT 2001 Landscapes Working for Merthyr Tydfil: History Aspects

Rippon S 1993 The Severn wetlands during the historic period Archaeol Severn Estuary 4, 31-36

Rippon S & Nayling N 1993 The Gwent Levels Historic Landscape Study Archaeol Severn Estuary 4, 113-118

Rippon 1996 Gwent Levels: The evaluation of a wetland Landscape CBA Research Report 105

Rippon  s 1995 The evolution of a Historic wetland landscape: The Gwent Levels Historic Landscape study Archaeol Severn Estuary 5, 7-20

Rippon S 2000 The Historic Landscapes of the Severn Estuary Levels Archaeol Severn Estuary 10, 145-162

Davies M 1955-6 Common Lands in South-East Monmouthshire Cardiff

Tate WE 1954-5 Field Patterns in the Vale of Glamorgan Cardiff Natur Soc Trans 84, 5-14

Environmental

Casledine A 2001 in Marvell AG (ed) 2001 Excavations in Monnow Street

Casledine A 1990 Environmental Archaeology in Wales

Walker MJC, Lawler M and Locock M 1997, Woodland clearance in medieval Glamorgan: Pollen evidence from Cefn Hirgoed, Archaeol Wales 37, 21-6

 

Pottery

Clarke SH 1991 The origins of medieval Pottery in South-east Wales Medieval Ceram 15, 71-74

Clarke SH, Jackson R & Jackson P 1987 Recent Discoveries in Monmouth, Gwent medieval later pottery Wales 9, 1-6

Clarke SH, Jackson R & Jackson P 1987 The North Gower Potteries: an assessment of the evidence in Vyner B and Wrathmel S (ed) 1987 Studies in Medieval and later Pottery in Wales 120-131

Redknap MA 1994 Highly Decorated Jug from Oxwich Beach, Gower Medieval Later Pottery Wales 14, 112-13

Kissock J 1994 A roulette-decorated Monnow Valley Ware jug from Llanelen, Gower Medieval later Pottery Wales 14, 9-14

Lewis JM & Vyner BE Medieval Pottery from Loughor Castle Medieval later pottery Wales 2 1-13

Evans DH & Vyner BE 1978 A possible Kiln site at Llanfarach, Glamorgan Medieval later pottery Wales 1, 40-4

Fox, A 1937 Medieval Pottery from Barry Island, Glamorgan Antiq J 17(3), 314-17

Papazian C 1990 The survey of medieval ceramics from south-east Wales Medieval Ceram 14,23-40

Price C & Newman R 1985 Vale fabric: a revaluation medieval Later pottery Wales 8, 10-19

Vyner BE 1982 Vale Fabric – a medieval pottery industry in Glamorgan Medieval later pottery Wales5,1-43

Papazian C & Campbell E 1992 Medieval Pottery and Roof Tiles in Wales AD 1100-1600 Medieval later pottery Wales 13, 1-107

Evans DH 1983 Some current problems in defining late medieval pottery in Wales Medieval later pottery Wales 6, 1-22

Clarke S, Jackson R, Jackson P and Harper L 1992 A Malvernian Floor Tile Kiln at Monmouth Medieval ceramics 16

Monmouth Archaeology 2002 43 Drybridge Street Monmouth

Lewis JM 1999 The Medieval Tiles of Wales Cardiff

 

Industry

Clark SC, Owen-John, Henry & Knight JK 1982 Medieval iron working at Trelech: a small salvage excavation, with a list of early bloomery sites in the Monmouth-Trellech area Monmouthshire Antiq 4(3-4), 45-9

Courtney, Paul 1982 The Windmills of Gwent Monmouthshire Antiq 4(3-4), 50-1

Coates SD & Tucker DG 1983 Watermills of the Monnow and Trothi Monmouth

Howell R 1995 Ironworking at the medieval Borough of Trellech, Gwent in Crewe P & Crewe S (eds) 1995 Iron for Archaeologists: A Review of Recent Work on the Archaeology of Early Iron-Working Sites in Europe Plas Tan-y-Bwlch

Howell R 1989 A Report on the Excavation of a Medieval Industrial Site in Trelech, Gwent Medieval later Pottery Wales 11, 62-85

 

Artefacts

Mein AG 1992 A Medieval seal mould from Trostrey Castle Monmouthshire Antiq 8, 25-8

Dolley RHM 1964 Two further coins of Henry I from Llantrthyd, Brit Numis J 33, 169-71

Bloxam MH. On a mutilated wooden image of the crucifix, found in the church of Kemeys Inferior, Monmouthshire, and on other wooden images, or portions of such, still existing in this country. Archaeol Cambrensis. 5th S. iii. 282-291

Dunning GC 1972 Two fire-covers from Langstone Court, Monmouthshire Medieval Archaeol 16, 57-61

Knight J 1972 A 12th Century stone lamp from Llangwm, Uchaf, Monmouthshire medieval Archaeol 16, 130-3

Lewis JM 1967 Two pewter vessels from White Castle, Monmouthshire Antiq 2(3), 127-30

Lewis JM 1982 A medieval gold finger-ring from Llantrithyd, South Glamorgan Antiq J 62, 129

Lewis JM 1982 A medieval ring-brooch from Oxwich Castle, West Glamorgan Antiq J 62, 126-9

Williams DH & Hudson R 1990 Gwent seals: I Monmouthshire Antiq 6, 55-8

Williams DH 1980 The seal of Grace Dieu Abbey Monmouthshire Antiq 4, 54

Cherry J Redknap M 1991 Medieval and Tudor finger rings found in Wales Archaeol Cambrensis 140, 120-9

Jones TFR 1962 The Discovery of Seven Henry I Silver Pennies, including one of the Cardiff Mint, during excavations in the Vale of Glamorgan Morgannwg 6, 100-5

 

Fishing

Allen JA & Bell M 1999 A late Holocene Tidal Palaeochannel, Redwick, Gwent: Late Roman activity and a possible early medieval fish trap Archaeol Severn Estuary 10, 53-64

Nayling N 1999 Medieval and later fish weirs at Magor Pill, Gwent Levels: Coastal Change and Technological Development Archaeol Severn Estuary 10, 99-113

N.Nayling 1999 A stone and wattle fish weir complex in Swansea bay Archaeol Severn Estuary 10, 115-124

Green C 1992 The Severn Fisheries Archaeol Severn Estuary 3, 69-74

Agriculture

Evans DR 1983 Corn-drying Kilns: A Reassessment Glamorgan Gwent Archaeol Trust Annu Rep for 1982-3 110-14

Vyner BE 1982 Archaeology and the M4 Bridgend Northern Bypass. 11. A group of pillow mounds on Cefn Hirgoed, Bridgend, Glamorgan Bull Board Celtic Stud 29, 850-8

 

Buildings

Robinson DM 1982 Medieval vernacular buildings below the ground: a review and corpus for south-east Wales Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeol Trust Annu rep 1981-82,94-123

Fox C & Raglan L 1951 Monmouthshire Houses, Part I, Medieval Cardiff Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales 1981

An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments in Glamorgan Vol 4, Domestic Architecture from the Reformation to the Industrial Revolution, Part 1, The Greater Houses Cardiff

Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales 1983 An inventory of the Ancient Monuments in Glamorgan, Vol 4, Domestic Architecture from the Reformation to the Industrial Revolution, Part 2, Farmhouses and Cottages Cardiff

 

 

 

 

 

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