HistoryPoints News

Mar 5, 2022

Location learning in Laugharne

Young residents of Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, need to know their local geography better than most, to avoid being stumped during the three-yearly Common Walk around the boundary of the Laugharne lordship. The 37km walk is a 700-year-old tradition. Any ...

youngster who fails to identify a location along the route receives an unusual punishment on the spot, as you can read on your smartphone by scanning the HistoryPoints QR codes on the Wales Coast Path waymarker post near Brixtarw Farm. You can learn too about the farm's unusual name, dating from the 16th century or earlier. The information is also available by clicking here