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Wales - Directories

In addition to the specific volumes below, Many directories are now available on the Historical Directories Web site developed by the University of Leicester. Historical Directories
The Gazetteer of Welsh Place Names was prepared by The Language and Literature Committee of the Board of Celtic Studies of the University of Wales. It was edited by Elwyn Davies. This copy  is the 3rd edition from 1967. It was reprinted in paperback in 1996. ISBN 0-7083-1038-9 Withdrawn

A Topographical Dictionary of Wales Samuel Lewis 1849.  Fourth edition, originally published in two volumes. Contains detailed topographical accounts of places, parishes and counties in Wales, arranged alphabetically.

The June Edition of the Post Office London Directory 1846; an Official Directory, Commercial Directory, Court Directory, Parliamentary Directory etc. Inquiries should be specific, no blanket requests please. Tricia Heseltine
Gazetteer of the British Isles, 1893, by Bartholomew Arlene Berta
A Directory of WALES: Part 1 Extracted from the Universal British Directory 1793-1798.An eighteenth century record of the Gentry, Clergy, Lawyers, Physics and the  General Traders of NORTHERN & CENTRAL WALES (Clywd / Gwynedd / Dyfed / Powys) .Published and Printed  in 1998 by B & H Preston, 19 Blythe Road, Corfe Mullen, Wimborne, Dorset Glenda Garrelts Mattes
Pigot & Co. Directory for Monmouthshire - 1830 and 1842/44.  Brian Comley
Pigot & Co Commercial Directory [Wales & Border counties] 1996  Withdrawn
Kelly's Directory of South Wales 1904 Withdrawn
Kelly's Directory for South Wales for 1910 Brian Comley        
Kelly's Directory for South Wales for 1923. Brian Comley
Slaters Directory of South Wales 1858-1859 Pat Sewell
Trade Directories of North & South Wales 1813-20  Gill Cash
Pigot & Co`s British Atlas of Counties of England - 1840 (ISBN -1-85833-659-7). It does include Monmouth Huw Daniel

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