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Glamorgan, Wales : Classification : Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps


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Street directories, gazetteers and maps help locate where our ancestors lived and show the development through the years of the villages, towns and cities.

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Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Register & Rent Rolls, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Aberavon Historical Friends
Link:http://www.aberavon-historical-friends.co.uk/
Description:Local and Genealogy History of Aberavon
Extra Info: Photographs of local churches and chapels, merchant seamen of the area (under people), subsidy and rent rolls and more.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps
Title:Boyle's Court and Country Guide
Link:Boyle's Court and Country Guide
Description:Boyle's Court and Country Guide, 1811
Extra Info:List people from all round the UK and Ireland and their addresses.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Post Office / Telephone Directories, Hearth / Window Tax, Land Tax / Lay Subsidy, Tithe Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records
Title:British History Online
Link:http://www.british-history.ac.uk/
Description:British History Online
Extra Info:A variety of records and documents relating to the medieval and modern history of the British Isles.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Religious Lists / Records, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Other Records
Title:Cardiff Records from British History Online
Link:http://www.british-history.ac.uk/search?query=card...
Description:Cardiff Records from British History Online
Extra Info:Volume 3 for Quarter Sessions records, and list of Glovers and Cordwainers, Volume 2 for Calendar Rolls and Gaol Files. Other volumes include a list of old inns of Cardiff, a list of mayors, bailifs, coroners, escheators town clerks and more.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps
Title:Cassell's Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland
Link:Cassell's Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland
Description:Cassell's Gazetteer of Great Britain and Ireland 1894
Extra Info:Volume 2-6 only (CH onwards).
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Coal Mining History Resource Centre
Link:http://web.archive.org/web/20160305062046/http://w...
Description:Coal Mining History Resource Centre
Extra Info:An archived copy of a site that is no longer available. Most information still seems to be available, although the layout is not good in parts. Search does not work. May be slow to load. Includes picture of the mines and details of the mines rescue crews.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc.
Title:COUSIN Family and One Name Study
Link:http://www.cousinsfamily.co.uk/
Description:COUSIN Family and One Name Study
Extra Info:Maybe slow to load.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps
Title:England's Gazeteer 1751 (With some Welsh Places)
Link:http://archive.org/details/englandsgazette03whatgo...
Description:England's Gazeteer 1751 (With some Welsh Places)
Extra Info:Online book. Includes villages that no longer exist. Also list some Welsh places.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps
Title:Genmaps, Old and Interesting Maps
Link:http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~...
Description:Genmaps, Old and Interesting Maps
Extra Info:Many online maps, some as early as 1550.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Other Records
Title:HALE Family History
Link:http://halefamily.net
Description:HALE Family History - in the West of England and South Wales
Extra Info:Click on 'much more' for histories, trade directories and more.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Information, Photographs / Pictures
Title:Historic Churches of Great Britain
Link:http://www.historicchurches.co.uk/
Description:Maps of locations of many Historic Churches of Great Britain
Extra Info:Helps you find the location of the churches where you ancestors were baptised, married or buried. Their long-term aim is to add photographs to accompany each map.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Tithe Records, Information
Title:Internet Archive
Link:http://archive.org/
Description:Internet Archive
Extra Info:Has many scanned books. Click on texts and then search the archive. Note gazetteer and gazetteers give different results.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps
Title:Lewis' Topographical Dictionary of Wales
Link:Lewis' Topographical Dictionary of Wales
Description:Lewis' Topographical Dictionary of Wales 1833
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps
Title:Lewis' Topographical Dictionary of Wales
Link: Lewis' Topographical Dictionary of Wales
Description:Lewis' Topographical Dictionary of Wales 1844
Extra Info:Includes a list of subscribers.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records
Title:National Archives - Online Records and Indexes
Link:http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/records/our-onl...
Description:National Archives - Online Records and Indexes (UK)
Extra Info:Includes prisoner photos, maps and more. Many detailed records require payment.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps
Title:Old Maps of England, Scotland and Wales
Link:https://www.old-maps.co.uk/index.html#/
Description:Old Maps of England, Scotland and Wales
Extra Info:As well as maps this site also includes a gazetteer of place names.
Classification:Commercial / Trade Directories, Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Prisoner / Trial / Conviction / Court Records, Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Other Records
Title:Wales Data from Ancestry
Link:Wales Data from Ancestry
Description:Wales Data Collection from Ancestry
Extra Info:Includes Law List, 1843; various directories and gazetteers; criminal registers and more.
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Other Records
Title:Wales Records and Documents from British History Online
Link:http://www.british-history.ac.uk/catalogue/wales
Description:Wales Records and Documents from British History Online
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps
Title:Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales
Link:Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales
Description:Wilson's Imperial Gazetteer of England and Wales 1872
Classification:Street Directories / Gazetteers / Maps, Newspapers, School / Educational Records, Military Lists, Muster Rolls etc., Occupations / Trades / Apprentices, Poor Rate, Other Records
Title:GENUKI County Page for Glamorgan
Link:http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/GLA/
Description:General Information for Glamorgan

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