Contents

FOREWORD
DAVID MANSEL LEWIS, ESQ., J.P., H.M. LORD LIEUTENANT OF DYFED vii

EDITORIAL PREFACE
HEATHER JAMES, B.A. ix

Transhumant or Permanent Settlement? ............................. 1
Linear house foundations along the Afon Clydach on the Black Mountain, South-east Carmarthenshire
ANTHONY WARD, M.A.

Dros y Mynydd Du i Frynaman ............................. 23
Documentary sources for some farms near Nant Melyn
MURIEL BOWEN EVANS, M.A.

The Blaensawdde Estate Maps ......................................... 37
SUSAN BECKLEY, B.A., D.A.A., A.L.A.

Neuadd Wen: Changing Patterns of Tenure ........................ 43
DAVID REES, B.A.

The Roman Roads of Carmarthenshire .............................. 53
HEATHER JAMES, B.A.

The first Kidwelly Tinplate Works ...... 79
A n archaeological and technological history
NEIL LUDLOW

Naming of Seams in the Llanelli Coalfield .......................... 101
MALCOLM SYMONS, B.A., PH.D.

The Two Harbours of Burry Port ..................................... 121
JOHN NICHOLSON, B.A., DIP.ED.

Where Sea meets Land: The changing Carmarthenshire coastline 143
TERRENCE JAMES, F.S.A.

The Early Development of Three Coastal Castles ................. 167
RICHARD AVENT, M.A., F.S.A.

Kidwelly Priory ............................................................ 189
PROFESSOR GLANMOR WILLIAMS, C.B.E., F.B.A., D.LITT.

A Tale of Two Towns: Llandeilo Fawr and Dinefwr in the .... 205
Middle Ages
PROFESSOR RALPH GRIFFITHS

Evan Andrews of Kidwelly (1803-1869): Scholar, ................. 227
Schoolmaster and Playwright
THOMAS LLOYD, M.A.

Aspects of the Early Church in Carmarthenshire ................. 239
J. WYN EVANS, B.A., B.D., F.S.A.

Excavations at Capel Teilo, near Kidwelly .......................... 255
GLYNNE JONES, T.D., M.B., F.R.C.P., F.S.A.SCOTT.

James Buckley - Itinerant Preacher 1770-1839 ................... 261
W. KEMMIS BUCKLEY, M.B.E., D.L., M.A.

LIST OF SUBSCRIBERS .................................................... 275

INDEX ........................................................................ 277