Ceredigion Historical Society
Aberarth History Ceredigion coastal village

Aberarth History

Aberarth and its archaeology, antiquities and history. Is a town in Ceredigion, West Wales. Situated on the Cardigan Bay coastline, between Llanon and Aberaeron.

Table of Contents

1. History
2. Index
3. Illustrations
4. Education
5. Industry
6. Seafaring
7. Religion
8. Map
9. Links

History of Aberarth
Aberarth History Ceredigion coastal village

Since 1909 the Ceredigion Historical Society has published articles written about the archaeology, antiquities and history of Ceredigion, many of the articles are about Aberarth history.

The society has also produced three county volumes, under the name of the Cardiganshire County History series, these knowledgeable, learned, comprehensive and scholary publications record the history of prehistoric, early and modern Cardiganshire.

1. History

Running Franco’s Blockade: Captain John Jones, Aberarth and the S.S. Sarastone – RICHARD JONES – 79

Ceredigion Journal of the Ceredigion Historical Society Vol XIV, No 2 2002

Pen-y-Banc, Aberarth – By Peter Davies – 360

Ceredigion – Journal of the Cardiganshire Antiquarian Society, 1983 Vol IX No 4

A History of Llanddewi Aberarth Church – By David S. Downey – 82

Ceredigion – Journal of the Cardiganshire Antiquarian Society, 1984 Vol X No I

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2. Index

  • Aber-arth
    • anghydffurfiaeth, iv:98
    • blacksmith, vi:100
    • carthenni, iv:214
    • corn mill, vi:197; ix:360
    • emigration
      • see Aber-arth: ymfudo
    • ffiniau iaith, ix:181
    • language boundaries
      • see Aber-arth: ffiniau iaith
    • nonconformity
      • see Aber-arth: anghydffurfiaeth
    • offloading cargo on the open beach at, vii:295
    • Pen y Bane cottages, viii:326-8
    • port for Strata Florida, i:30,37
    • school
      • British school
        • see Aber-arth : school: ysgol
          • Frutanaidd
    • ysgol Frutanaidd, iv:359
  • ymfudo,ii:67

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3. Illustrations

  • Aber-arth. Two cottages in, viii:327 fig.7
  • A Way-side Memorial at Llanddewi-Aberarth
Things Seen in Cardiganshire - A Way-side Memorial at Llanddewi-Aberarth
Things Seen in Cardiganshire – A Way-side Memorial at Llanddewi-Aberarth

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4. Education

  • school
    • British school
      • see Aber-arth : school: ysgol
        • Frutanaidd
  • ysgol Frutanaidd, iv:359

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5. Industry

  • blacksmith, vi:100
  • corn mill, vi:197; ix:360
  • offloading cargo on the open beach at, vii:295

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6. Seafaring

  • port for Strata Florida, i:30,37

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7. Religion

  • nonconformity
    • see Aber-arth: anghydffurfiaeth

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8. Map

View Larger Map of Aberarth

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  • What are my personal memories of living here?
  • How has it developed and shops changed over the years?
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  • Tell us how it feels, seeing photographs and images of this place again?
  • Tell us your favourite memories about this place?

The aim of the Ceredigion Historical Society is to preserve, record and promote the study of the archaeology, antiquities and history of Ceredigion. That objective has remained the same since the foundation of the Society in 1909, though its name was changed from Ceredigion Antiquarian Society to the Ceredigion Historical Society in 2002.

See:
Index | Towns in Ceredigion | Villages in Ceredigion | Historic Sites in Ceredigion

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