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Jan 22, 2017
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

Loathing of tolls in Wales goes back long before the Severn Bridge was thought of, and in 1890 an entire travelling circus and menagerie evaded an Anglesey toll. There were 66 horses pulling ...

Jan 14, 2017
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

This year is the "Year of Legends" in Wales, and HistoryPoints is providing on-the-spot access to ancient tales at many places across the country. We've also gathered ...

Jan 7, 2017
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

When buildings in Fishguard were damaged by a privateer in 1779, the townsfolk had no idea that inventor Benjamin Franklin was behind the attack. Franklin was ...