These other entries in our collection of descriptive gazetteers are also about Margam. You may be able to find further references to Margam in the descriptive gazetteers by doing a full-text search here.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||MARGAM||a hamlet, a parish, and a sub-district||Imperial|
This additional information from our descriptive gazetteers is for locations within the parish or parishes associated with Margam.
|Place||Type of entry||Source||Broombill||hamlet||Bartholomew||BROOMBILL, or Brombil||a hamlet||Imperial||EGLWYS-NUNYDD||a farm||Imperial||HAVOD-Y-PORTH||a hamlet||Imperial||KENFIGG (HIGHER)||a hamlet||Imperial||Taibach||village||Bartholomew||TAIBACH||a chapelry, with a subnrban village||Imperial||TRISSIENT||a hamlet||Imperial|
This website includes the complete texts of books describing journeys around Britain, written between the twelfth and nineteenth centuries. Selecting one of the links below will take you to the first reference to Margam within the selected text. This will not always be a description of a visit: travellers often mention places other than where they are, for example as a basis for comparison.
|Traveller||Section||No. of Refs.||William Camden||Hereford, Radnor, Brecon, Monmouth and Glamorgan||4||William Gilpin||Neath to Pyle||3||Gerald of Wales||Book I, Ch. 7: South Glamorgan||1||Gerald of Wales||Book I, Ch. 8: Swansea and Gower||1||Daniel Defoe||Letter 6, Part 3: Worcester, Hereford and Wales||1|
This website includes two large libraries, of historical travel writing and of entries from nineteenth century gazetteers describing places. We have text from these sources available for these places near your location:
|Place||Mentioned in Travel Writing||Mentioned in Hist. Gazetteer|
|Hafod Y Porth||0||1|
|Michaelstone super Avon||0||4|
|Troed Rhiw Garth||0||1|