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


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

The Warren

As I expected, there was very little to see on the site of the Warren farm. It’s on the tithe plan but as part of Treboeth, the farm to the east (https://www.heritagetortoise.co.uk/2020/08/tre-boeth-the-warm-town/). Here’s... READ MORE