Archaeologia cambrensis by Cambrian Archaeological AssociationArchaeologia cambrensis by Cambrian Archaeological Association

Archaeologia cambrensis

byCambrian Archaeological Association

Paperback | January 18, 2012

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1875. Excerpt: ... supposed Welsh extraction of the Protector. The following is his pedigree as found in a MS. of the last century: " Richard and Henry Cromwell, sons of Oliver Cromwell, son of Richard Cromwell, son of Sir Richard Cromwell, son to Walter Cromwell, son to Morgan Williams, son to William, son to Morgan, ono of the Privy Council to Henry VII, son to John, son to Morgan, son to Howell, son to Madog, son to Allen Lord Kibion, son to Cadwgan of Nannau and Lord of Nannau, son to Bleddyn ap Cynfyn, Prince of Powys." Tydecho. Note 53.--Prehistoric Remains In The Edwy Valley.--Another excavation through the earn described iu p. 291, has been attended with a more satisfactory result than the previous one, and so a further note is requisite. The first cut was made through the centro of the earn from east to west. A cross cut from south to north has since been made by the careful and intelligent roadman who superintended the first; there was a depression on the southern slope of it, as if some one had begun to open the mound and abandoned the attempt. On this side very small fragments of bones, slightly calcined, one apparently of the top of a humerus, were found by the workmen distributed here and there. After the centre was passed, five fragments of an urn, in seven pieces, were found scattered on the north side, some being as much as two yards apart. There was again only the slightest trace of charcoal. On an examination of the fragments they appear to belong to a cinerary urn, about G inches in diameter at the mouth, and to form about two-thirds of an overhanging rim. The height of the urn may have been 11 or 12 inches, but none of the lower part of it was found. It nppears to have been hand-made, although not so rudely fashioned as the urn described in page 251, of...
Title:Archaeologia cambrensisFormat:PaperbackDimensions:166 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.35 inPublished:January 18, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0217722865

ISBN - 13:9780217722865