INDEX OF CONTENTS FOR 'THE SECRET VALE OF GLAMORGAN'

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CHAPTER 1 INTRODUCTION

CHAPTER 2 ST TATHAN - LLANDATHAN

St Tathan
St Tathana
1000-1400
1400-1800
1800-1900
The Rebecca Riots
Slater's Commercial Directory 1880
The 20th Century
Notable People of St Tathan
Buildings of St Tathan

CHAPTER 3 ST TATHAN - A Personal Memoir

CHAPTER 4 GILESTON - LLANFABON-Y-FRO

St Mabon
History
Buildings
A Walk from Aberthaw to Summerhouse Point

CHAPTER 5 ABERTHAW - ABERDDAWEN

History
Piracy
Shipping
Imports into the Vale
Shipbuilding
Smuggling and Wrecking
The Jones Family of Fonmon
Murder
The Eddystone Lighthouse
Slater's Commercial Directory 1880
Burton
A Walk around the Old Leys
Buildings of East Aberthaw
Buildings of West Aberthaw
The Cowbridge and Aberthaw Railway
A Note on the Power Station

CHAPTER 6 EGLWYS BREWIS - EGLWYS BREWYS

St Brice
Bethesda Fro Church
Thomas William 1761-1844
Buildings

CHAPTER 7 FLEMINGSTON - FLIMSTWN, LLANELWAN

History
Edward Pritchard
Iolo Morganwg - Edward Williams 1747-1826
Taliesin Williams 1787-1847
Edward Williams 1826-1886
Rectors
Buildings
A Note upon the Rewriting of History, with particular reference to Iolo
Morganwg

CHAPTER 8 LOCAL HAMLETS - CASTLETON, LLANFEITHYN, TREGUFF,

CHAPTER 9 THE THAW AND KENSON RIVERS

CHAPTER 10 THE VALE OF GLAMORGAN - BRO MORGANNWG

APPENDICES

APPENDIX I Notes from the Diary of William Thomas concerning the parishes, 1762-1794

APPENDIX II St Athan, with the parishes of Eglwys Brewis, Gileston, Llancarfan and Penmark, from Slaters Commercial Directory of 1880

APPENDIX III Llantwit Major, Llanmaes and St Donats, from Slaters Commercial Directory, 1880

APPENDIX IV Cowbridge and Llanbleddian, from Slaters Commercial Directory, 1859

APPENDIX V Cowbridge and Llanbleddian, from Slaters Commercial Directory, 1880

APPENDIX VI Notes concerning piracy, smuggling and looting in the area

APPENDIX VII RAF St Athan

APPENDIX VIII Writings upon Iolo Morganwg

APPENDIX IX List of Contributors

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