Welcome to my website. I am a medieval historian based in Wales with close links to a number of heritage and community organisations.


Latest Blog Posts

Picturesque tourism and industry: some links

These are links to the online texts that I’m using in my lecture to the Oxford House Industrial Archaeological Society Richard Warner, A Walk Through Wales  https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=AdcQh0l41XoC&printsec=frontcover#v=onepage&q&f=false (p. 232) The anonymous ‘Northern Tour,... READ MORE


Grandparenting in a time of Covid Seth’s first full year has been a very strange one. From restaurant meals and church play group to lockdown – videochats working from home and a WhatsApp... READ MORE

Parc y Fan

Well, this is another that I must have walked past several times without realising what it was. These foundations under the brambles and bracken must be all that’s left of Parc y Fan... READ MORE