Imatges de pàgina
PDF
EPUB
[graphic]

Here are the picturesque 998 Tretower.

1553 ruins of Tretower (astle. To Hay, 15 miles. Satie 964 Bwlch. 1159 Buckland House, J. P.

Gwynne Holford, Esq. 941 Llansaintfraed. 1614 Skethiog Honge. Peterstone Court,

Skethiog.

162 in the distance Tregoy

Llanhamlach.

1164 Viscount Hereford. l'o Hay, 154 miles

BRECON,* (p. 137.) [1674 Neath, 27 miles. Balth, 6 miles.

A cross river Usk.

86 Llanspyddyd. 169!
kanpont House.
83 Penpont.

117211
S cross river Usk.
799 Rhyd Brue. 1757
771 Trecastle.

1178
Here is a good inn.
| 768 Llywel.

179 Enter Caermarthensh. I About 18 miles from Brecon is the market-town and borough of Merthyr Tyd vfl, situated

[graphic]
[ocr errors]

Taiteria

Manoraron, D. l'ugl, 56 LLANDILOFAWR, 1993 Fregib.

a neat well built town, on
the west bank of the Towey.

Beyond Llandilofawr is The river abounds with sal Dynevor Castle, in ruins, mon, trout, and eelg. Pop. and Newton Park, one of of parish 1851, 5758.

the finest seats in Wales, the property of Lord Dy. nevor, p. 133.

Golden Grove, Earl of Cawdor.

Grongar Hill, celebrated

by Dyer, and the ruins of Pentglas, D. Jones, Esq. 514|| Cross Inn.

Dryslyn Castle, on an emi. nence, commanding a fine view of the vale of Towey,

p. 132. Cothy Bridge. 207 Middleton Hall, E. H

45 White Miil. 210] Adams, Esq. Near Abergwili is Mer

Abergwili.

Abergwili Palac , (Bish

op of St David's) rebuilt in's Cave, shown as the

in 1830. eene of the magician's incantations; and, at a short

CAERMARTHEN, 224 distance is the spot where

(p. 132 )
he is said to have been
Caried.

18NARBERTH, (p. 135.) 2371
HAVERFORDWEST

(p. 135.)
MILFORD, (p. 134.) 2551|

In Glamorganshire, at the head of the vale of Taff, celebrated for its rich and thick veins of pal, as well as for its romantic beauty. Merthyr Tydvil is famous for the number and extent of its iron works, the most remarkable of which are those of Dowlais and Cyfartha, the former belonging to Sir John Guest and Co., the latter to the Messrs Crawshay. Near Merthyr Tydvil is Dowlais House, the seat of Sir I. B. Guest, Bart. The trade of this town has been greatly benefited by the construction of both a canal and a railway to the seaport of Cardiff, distant about 24 miles. The Vale of Neath Railway connects Merthyr with Swansea. One MP. Population of parish 1851, 46,378, and of Parl. Bor. 11,684.

About 3 miles north of Merthyr Tydvil are the scanty remains of the ancient castle of Molais, said to have been the seat of the kings of Brecon. It was demolished by the jarliamentary army during the civil ware.

AND HEREFORD, 2104 Miles.

From
Aberyst.

From
London.

ION RIGHT FROM LOND.

ON LEFT FROM LOND.

694

6631

1531

From Tyburn Turnpike to
HEREFORD, (p. 145.)

134
713 Creden Hill, 139 Two miles distant the

site of the Roman station

of Kenchester. Mansell Lacy House.

Mansell Lacy.

141 Foxley House. 681 Yazor.

1142 Garnstone. To Weobley, 27 miles.

144

Norton Canon. To Leominster, 10 miles. 633 Sarnesfield.

147 To Hay, 123 miles. 2 iniles distant is Lady Lift, an eminence commanding a splendid pro'spect.

612 Woonton. 1149 3 miles distant Newport 1

House. 588 Lyonshall.

1521 The Court. Whittern, and 2 miles distant, Eywood Park, late Earl of Oxford, and 574 Penrhos. Mortimer, and Titley

cr, the river Arrow. Court.

5 miles beyond, Karptau. 56

1543 KINGTON, p. 143.

Court, Rt. Hon. Sir G.C. To Presteign, 6 miles,

Lewis, Bart. Downton Hall

481 NEW RADNOR ( Radnor-/161

shire.)
464 Llanvihangel Nant 164

About a mile from this
Melan.

place is a celebrated water419 Llandegley.

169 fall called Water-break

its-neck. 399 Pen-y-bont Court.

171 Pen-y-bont Hall, J. C. Pen-y-bont.

Severn. Esq.

5 miles to the left art the mineral springs of Llandrindod, much

freNantmel.

175 quented in summer.

Llwynbaried.
292
RHAYADER.

181 Dderw

Ncr. river Wye.
184 CWM YSTWITH (Cardi-1924

ganshire.)

cr. river Y stwith.
154 Pentrebrunant. 1951| To Tregarron, 15 miles,

Lampeter, 26 miles.
11 Devil's Bridge, (p. 138.) 1991
89 Eskynald.

202

ABERYSTWITH, (P. 138)/2100 LXXI. LONDON TO WORCESTER THROUGH HIGH-WYCOMBE, OXFORD,

AND PERSHORE, 111 Miles.

357

From
Worces.

From
London.

HT FROM LOND.

ON LEFT FROM LOXD.

ton Park.
From London to

Blenheim, Dukeof Marl ngton

House, 49 Woodstock, see p. 189. 62 borough.
Vaux.)

Ditchley Park, Viscount 42 Enstone, 69 Dillon, and beyord Coru

bury Park, Lord Churchill

[graphic]
[ocr errors]

LEOMINSTER, 2074 Miles.

ON RIGHT FROM L

From
|Aberyst.

From
London.

ON LEFT FROM LON

903 893

[ocr errors]

791

113

[ocr errors]

From Tyburn Turnpike to To Droitwich, 7 miles, 962| WORCESTER, (p. 173.) 111 | To Tewkesbury, 167 m. Kidderminster, 14 miles.

To Evesham by railway

14 m.
cr. river Severn.

Crow's Nest
929 Cotheridge. 115 Cotheridge House.

Broadwas. u17
Whitboume Court,

Doddenham Lane. 118 To Tenbury, 15 miles. 88 Knightsford Bridge. 1198 Gaines, J. Freeman, Esq.

cr.river Teme, and

enter Herefordshire.
Brockhampton House,
J. Bareby, Esq.
To Kidderminster, 229 828

BROMYARD, miles, Tenbury, 10 miles.

| To Ledbury, 131 miles. Ja small town, with a church Buckenhill.

Hereford, 14 miles. of Saxon architecture. Po

of parish, 2927. Bredenbury House.

Bredenbury. 1281
784 New Inn. 1291

Batchley Green. 130
Docklow. 131 Buckland, W. G. Cherry

Esq.
Henner House

Steens Bridge. 13 miles distant Hampton

Court, the magnificent seat

of J. Arkwright, Esq. Trumpet.

erected in the time of Henry IV. One of the

apartments is in the same Eaton Bridge. 11 36

state as when occupied by

William III., who herd cr. river Lug.

visited Baron ConingsbyIn the library is preserved the handkerchief applied to the wound he received at

the Battle of the Boyne. To Tenbury, 11 miles, 70|| LEOMINSTER, (p. 145.) 137

To Hereford, 13 miles. Ludlow, 124 miles.

Ata distance Berrington.
At a distance Eyton

Cholstry.
Hall, E. Evans, Esq.

To Kington by Pem674 Cobden Ash.

bridge, 13 miles.

1401 6681 Kingsland. 1411 Two miles distant Croft 64] Mortimer's Cross. Castle. Near the N. W.

On this spot is a pedestal sextremity of the park there

erected in commemoration is a British camp, with a of the battle which took ktouble ditch and rampart. place here, and settled Ed. Pour miles from Morti

ward IV. on the throne hner's Cross are the ruins of Wigmore Castle.

Scr. Kingston Canal. | Shobden Court, Lord 623 Shobden.

Al a dist. Stanton Pa Bateman. To Tenbury, 15 miles. 604) Byton Lane.

To Hereford by Pem

bridge, 189 miles. Kinsham Court.

Cwm.

cr. river Endwell,

Jand enter Radnorshire. At a distance, Bramp-| 56 | PRESTEIGN 71511! Eywood (late Earl cty

Park, Iste Earl of Ox l a neat town on the smalll Oxford and Mortimer). lurd and Mortimer,

Tilley Court.

11431

| 583

« AnteriorContinua »