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Llysenwau Glofeudd Ardal Tairgwaith

 

Nicknames from the mines of the Tairgwaith district

 

Contributed by Roy Davies, January 2004  (with additions marked * from Mike James [Brynamman] in Dec 2009)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gwaith y Dwyrain - East Pit

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Llysenw
(Nickname)

Enw Neu Ail Enw lawn
(Name or proper second name)

Cartref
(Abode)

 

 

 

Tom Susan

Jones

Brynaman

Jac Llandeilo

Evans

Garnant

Ianto Barbwr

Evan Evans

Garnant

Hywel y Bacer

Thomas

Brynamman

Jac Cymwysg

Lewis

Brynaman

Gran Creigiau

James

Garnant

Ianto Red Cow

Evan Thomas

Cwmllynfell

Haydn y Crudd

Thomas

Cwmllynfell

John Ty Flat

John Rhys Davies

GCG

Johnny Crown

Jones

GCG

Wil Ffwl Pelt

Williams

Tairgwaith

Edryd Post

Davies

Garnant

Emlyn Coedwr

Jones

GCG

W.O.

Wil Owen 

Cwmllynfell

Dai Bach Shoni Ann

Jones

Brynaman

Wil y Glwyd

Griffiths

Brynaman

Sam Felin

Williams

Brynaman

Tom Duke

Davies

Brynaman

Twm Daisy

Davies

Tairgwaith

Doug the Count

Jones

Garnant

Jack Jones Deri Fach

Jones

Brynaman

Dai Castell Du

 

Brynaman

Llew Gnoll

Williams*

Cwmllynfell

Dan Gelliwarog

Morgan*

Cwmllynfell

Jim Bryndu

 Evans *

Tairgwaith

Dai Pencaedu

Rees*

GCG

Tom Jones San Cler

Jones

 

Wil Davies Senghennydd

 Davies*

Cwmgors

Jac Ty Fri

 

Garnant

Wil Williams Betto

Williams

Cwmllynfell

Wil Pantydwr

Davies*

Brynaman

Wil Pantymeillion

Davies*

Cwmgors

Wil Roc 

Lewis*

Rhiwfawr

John Aberaeron

 

Brynaman

John Awstralia

 

Brynaman

John a Tom Llanbed

 

Brynaman

Lewis Lewis Y Bird

Lewis

Tairgwaith

Dan Llanhileth

 

Brynaman

Rhys John Gof

Davies

GCG

Dai John Cilpentan

Jones

GCG

Dai Boblen

 

Cwmllynfell

Wil Corner House

Thomas*

Brynaman

Dan Davies Talley

Davies

Tairgwaith

Wil a Jack Garnant

Jones

Tairgwaith

Wil Bwthyn 

Jones

Cwmgors

 

Gwaith y Steer

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Llysenw
(Nickname)

Enw Neu Ail Enw lawn
(Name or proper second name)

Cartref
(Abode)

 

 

 

Dai Jesus ai frawd Twm Stwbwrn

Davies

Tairgwaith

Jac Caeglas

Davies

GCG

Jac Hendy

Evans

GCG

Wil Conc

Jones

Tairgwaith

Dai Rwsh

Rush

Tairgwaith

Dai Gwenno

Davies

Rhosaman

John Baran 

Jones

GCG

Gwaith y Maerdy

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Llysenw
(Nickname)

Enw Neu Ail Enw lawn
(Name or proper second name)

Cartref
(Abode)

 

 

 

John Penmwnjwn

Lewis*

GCG

Ioan Rees yr Efail

Rees

GCG

Dan Garth

Jones

Tairgwaith

Gwaith Glo Cwmgors

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Llysenw
(Nickname)

Enw Neu Ail Enw lawn
(Name or proper second name)

Cartref
(Abode)

 

 

 

Wil Strib

Davies

Cwmgors

Wil Scili

Davies

Cwmgors

Pobl na fy'n Glowyr

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Llysenw
(Nickname)

Enw Neu Ail Enw lawn
(Name or proper second name)

Cartref
(Abode)

 

 

 

Wil Cwmnanthir

James

Tairgwaith

John Nantricet

Harries

Cwmgors

Gordon Bwtch

Thomas

Garnant

Dai Daff

 

Brynaman

Dai Snowbol

 

Cwmgors

Jim Aberdar

Davies

 GCG

Wil Shafalo

Williams

Brynaman 

Dan Rhiwddu

Lewis*

Tairgwaith

Moc Coker

Davies

GCG

Ken Jones Sali

 

GCG

Dic Jones Rhadi

 

Tairgwaith

Jac Sais

Morris*

Tairgwaith 

Jim Rees y Gas

Rees

Garnant

Dai Cwmteg

Thomas

Rhosaman

Ben Lanfarc

Thomas*

Tairgwaith

Dai Tinker

Rees

Tairgwaith

Rhys Bach O'r Nef

 

GCG

Dan Ty Gwyn

Lewis

Cwmllynfell

Wil y Glwyd

Morgan

GCG ???

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