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Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales

Index Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales

The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales (RCAHMW; Comisiwn Brenhinol Henebion Cymru), established in 1908, is a Welsh Government sponsored body concerned with the archaeological, architectural and historic environment of Wales. [1]

63 relations: Aberystwyth, Aberystwyth University, Aerofilms, Alfred Neobard Palmer, Ancient Monuments Protection Act 1882, Anglesey, Architecture of Wales, Augustus Pitt Rivers, Bangor University, British Museum, Cadw, Caernarfonshire, Cambrian Archaeological Association, Carmarthenshire, Ceredigion, Classical archaeology, Criccieth, Denbighshire, Edward Anwyl, Edward Thomas (poet), English Heritage, Evan Vincent Evans, Flintshire, Full-time equivalent, Glamorgan, Griffith Hartwell Jones, Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion, Huw Edwards (journalist), John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury, John Morris-Jones, John Rhys, Joseph Bradney, List of Cadw properties, List of castles in Wales, List of country houses in the United Kingdom, List of hillforts in Wales, List of lighthouses in Wales, List of monastic houses in Wales, List of museums in Wales, List of Roman villas in Wales, Listed buildings in Wales, Lists of scheduled monuments in Wales, Merionethshire, Monmouthshire, Montgomeryshire, Mortimer Wheeler, National archives, National Library of Wales, Ordnance Survey, Pembrokeshire, ..., Pentre Ifan, Public Record Office, Radnorshire, Robert Carr Bosanquet, Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England, University of Cambridge, University of Liverpool, University of Oxford, W. F. Grimes, Wales, Welsh Government, Welsh Government sponsored bodies, Welsh Tower houses. Expand index (13 more) »

Aberystwyth

Aberystwyth (Mouth of the Ystwyth) is a historic market town, administrative centre, and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales, often colloquially known as Aber.

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Aberystwyth University

Aberystwyth University (Prifysgol Aberystwyth) is a public research university in Aberystwyth, Wales.

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Aerofilms

Aerofilms Ltd was the UK's first commercial aerial photography company, founded in 1919 by Francis Wills and Claude Graham White.

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Alfred Neobard Palmer

Alfred Neobard Palmer (10 July 1847–7 March 1915) was a chemist and local historian.

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Ancient Monuments Protection Act 1882

The Ancient Monuments Protection Act 1882 was an Act of the Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (as it then was).

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Anglesey

Anglesey (Ynys Môn) is an island situated on the north coast of Wales with an area of.

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Architecture of Wales

Architecture of Wales is an overview of architecture in Wales from the Medieval period to the present day, excluding castles and fortifications, ecclesiastical architecture and industrial architecture.

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Augustus Pitt Rivers

Augustus Henry Lane-Fox Pitt Rivers (14 April 18274 May 1900) was an English officer in the British Army, ethnologist, and archaeologist.

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Bangor University

Bangor University (Prifysgol Bangor) is a university in Bangor, Gwynedd, Wales.

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British Museum

The British Museum, located in the Bloomsbury area of London, United Kingdom, is a public institution dedicated to human history, art and culture.

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Cadw

Cadw (a Welsh verbal noun meaning "keep/preserve") is the historic environment service of the Welsh Government and part of the Tourism and Culture group.

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Caernarfonshire

Caernarfonshire (Sir Gaernarfon), historically spelled as Caernarvonshire or Carnarvonshire in English, is one of the thirteen historic counties, a vice-county and a former administrative county of Wales.

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Cambrian Archaeological Association

The Cambrian Archaeological Association (Cymdeithas Hynafiaethau Cymru) was founded in 1846 to examine, preserve and illustrate the ancient monuments and remains of the history, language, manners, customs, arts and industries of Wales and the Welsh Marches and to educate the public in such matters.

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Carmarthenshire

Carmarthenshire (Sir Gaerfyrddin; or informally Sir Gâr) is a unitary authority in the southwest of Wales and is the largest of the thirteen historic counties of Wales.

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Ceredigion

Ceredigion is a county in the Mid Wales area of Wales and previously was a minor kingdom.

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Classical archaeology

Classical archaeology is the archaeological investigation of the Mediterranean civilizations of Ancient Greece and Ancient Rome.

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Criccieth

Criccieth (Cricieth) is a town and community on the Llyn peninsula in the Eifionydd area of Gwynedd in Wales.

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Denbighshire

Denbighshire (Sir Ddinbych) is a county in north-east Wales, named after the historic county of Denbighshire, but with substantially different borders.

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Edward Anwyl

Sir Edward Anwyl (5 August 1866 – 8 August 1914) was a Welsh academic, specializing in the Celtic languages.

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Edward Thomas (poet)

Philip Edward Thomas (3 March 1878 – 9 April 1917) was a British poet, essayist, and novelist.

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English Heritage

English Heritage (officially the English Heritage Trust) is a registered charity that manages the National Heritage Collection.

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Evan Vincent Evans

Sir (Evan) Vincent Evans CH (1851–1934) was a journalist and promoter of the Welsh national revival.

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Flintshire

Flintshire (Sir y Fflint) is a principal area of Wales, known as a county.

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Full-time equivalent

Full-time equivalent (FTE) or whole time equivalent (WTE) is a unit that indicates the workload of an employed person (or student) in a way that makes workloads or class loads comparable across various contexts.

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Glamorgan

Glamorgan, or sometimes Glamorganshire, (Morgannwg or Sir Forgannwg) is one of the thirteen historic counties of Wales and a former administrative county of Wales.

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Griffith Hartwell Jones

Griffith Hartwell Jones (1858 or 1859 – 27 May 1944) was a Welsh academic.

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Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion

The Honourable Society of Cymmrodorion (Anrhydeddus Gymdeithas y Cymmrodorion), often called simply the Cymmrodorion, is a London-based Welsh learned society, with membership open to all.

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Huw Edwards (journalist)

Huw Edwards (born 18 August 1961) is a Welsh journalist, presenter, and newsreader.

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John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury

John Lubbock, 1st Baron Avebury, 4th Baronet, (30 April 183428 May 1913), known as Sir John Lubbock, 4th Baronet from 1865 until 1900, was an English banker, Liberal politician, philanthropist, scientist and polymath.

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John Morris-Jones

Sir John Morris-Jones (formerly Jones) (17 October 1864 – 16 April 1929) was a Welsh grammarian, academic and Welsh-language poet.

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John Rhys

Sir John Rhys, (also spelled Rhŷs; 21 June 1840 – 17 December 1915) was a Welsh scholar, fellow of the British Academy, Celticist and the first Professor of Celtic at Oxford University.

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Joseph Bradney

Colonel Sir Joseph Alfred Bradney, CB, FSA, BA, JP, DL (11 January 1859 – 21 July 1933) was a British soldier, historian and archaeologist, best known for his multivolume A History of Monmouthshire.

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List of Cadw properties

Cadw Properties in Wales is a link page for any stately home, historic house, castle, abbey, priory, museum or other property in the care of Cadw in Wales.

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List of castles in Wales

This is a list of castles in Wales, sometimes called the "castle capital of the world" in view of their high density.

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List of country houses in the United Kingdom

This is intended to be as full a list as possible of country houses, castles, palaces, other stately homes, and manor houses in the United Kingdom and the Channel Islands; any architecturally notable building which has served as a residence for a significant family or a notable figure in history.

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List of hillforts in Wales

This is a list of hillforts in Wales.

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List of lighthouses in Wales

This is a list of lighthouses in Wales.

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List of monastic houses in Wales

List of monastic houses in Wales is a catalogue of abbeys, priories, friaries and other monastic religious houses in Wales.

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List of museums in Wales

This list of museums in Wales contains museums which are defined for this context as institutions (including nonprofit organizations, government entities, and private businesses) that collect and care for objects of cultural, artistic, scientific, or historical interest and make their collections or related exhibits available for public viewing.

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List of Roman villas in Wales

A list of Roman villas in Wales confirmed by archaeology.

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Listed buildings in Wales

This is a list of listed buildings in Wales, which are among the listed buildings of the United Kingdom.

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Lists of scheduled monuments in Wales

Scheduled monuments (also known as scheduled ancient monuments, or SAMs) are sites of archaeological importance with specific legal protection against damage or development.

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Merionethshire

Merionethshire or Merioneth (Meirionnydd or Sir Feirionnydd) is one of thirteen historic counties of Wales, a vice county and a former administrative county.

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Monmouthshire

Monmouthshire (Sir Fynwy) is a county in south east Wales.

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Montgomeryshire

Montgomeryshire, also known as Maldwyn (Sir Drefaldwyn meaning "the Shire of Baldwin's town") is one of thirteen historic counties and a former administrative county of Wales.

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Mortimer Wheeler

Sir Robert Eric Mortimer Wheeler (10 September 1890 – 22 July 1976) was a British archaeologist and officer in the British Army.

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National archives

National archives are the archives of a country.

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National Library of Wales

The National Library of Wales (Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru), Aberystwyth, is the national legal deposit library of Wales and is one of the Welsh Government sponsored bodies.

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Ordnance Survey

Ordnance Survey (OS) is a national mapping agency in the United Kingdom which covers the island of Great Britain.

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Pembrokeshire

Pembrokeshire (or; Sir Benfro) is a county in the southwest of Wales.

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Pentre Ifan

Pentre Ifan is the name of an ancient manor in the civil parish of Nevern, Pembrokeshire, Wales.

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Public Record Office

The Public Record Office (abbreviated as PRO, pronounced as three letters and referred to as the PRO), Chancery Lane in the City of London, was the guardian of the national archives of the United Kingdom from 1838 until 2003, when it was merged with the Historical Manuscripts Commission to form The National Archives, based at Kew.

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Radnorshire

Radnor or Radnorshire (Sir Faesyfed) is a sparsely populated area, one of thirteen historic and former administrative counties of Wales.

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Robert Carr Bosanquet

Robert Carr Bosanquet (1871–1935) was a British archaeologist, operating in the Aegean and Britain and teaching at the University of Liverpool from 1906 to 1920 as the first holder of the Chair of Classical Archaeology there.

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Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England

The Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England (RCHME) was a government advisory body responsible for documenting buildings and monuments of archaeological, architectural and historical importance in England.

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University of Cambridge

The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University)The corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.

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University of Liverpool

The University of Liverpool is a public university based in the city of Liverpool, England.

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University of Oxford

The University of Oxford (formally The Chancellor Masters and Scholars of the University of Oxford) is a collegiate research university located in Oxford, England.

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W. F. Grimes

William Francis Grimes (known as Peter; 31 October 1905 – 25 December 1988) was a Welsh archaeologist.

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Wales

Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.

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Welsh Government

The Welsh Government (Llywodraeth Cymru) is the devolved government for Wales.

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Welsh Government sponsored bodies

Welsh Government sponsored bodies (WGSBs) (Corff a Noddir gan Lywodraeth Cymru, CNLC) are non-departmental public bodies (quangoes) directly funded by the Welsh Government.

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Welsh Tower houses

Welsh Tower Houses were fortified stone houses that were built between the early 14th and 15th centuries.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_Commission_on_the_Ancient_and_Historical_Monuments_of_Wales

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