Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion

Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion

by Thomas Lloyd, Julian Orbach, Robert Scourfield

ISBN-10: 0300101791

ISBN-13: 9780300101799

Pub. Date: 12/15/2006

Publisher: Yale University Press

Product Details

Yale University Press
Publication date:
Pevsner Architectural Guides
Product dimensions:
4.75(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

List of Text Figures and Maps     XIII
Photographic Acknowledgements     XVII
Map References     XVIII
Acknowledgements     XIX
Introduction     1
The Two Counties     1
Building Materials     4
Prehistoric and Roman Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion   Heather James     11
The Medieval Historical Background     18
The Early Medieval Monuments     23
Medieval Churches and Monuments from The Twelfth to the Sixteenth Century     24
Castles   John R. Kenyon     30
Medieval Domestic Architecture     35
Churches from the Sixteenth Century     37
Nonconformist Chapels from the Seventeenth to the Twentieth Century     54
Country Houses 1485 to the Twentieth Century     61
Vernacular Houses and Farm Buildings     70
Industrial Structures from Earliest Times to Modern Times   Stephen Hughes   Julian Orbach     77
The Towns 1550-1830     89
The Towns 1830-1914     92
Schools and Colleges     97
The Architectural Profession in the Region 1800-1914     98
1914-2006     100
Further Reading     107
Carmarthenshire     113
Ceredigion     391
Architectural Glossary     597
Language Glossary     623
Index of Artists     629
Index of Patrons and Residents     640
Index of Places     647

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