Most of the texts on our HiPoint pages are concise, so that they’re easy to read on smartphone screens. If they’ve whetted your appetite, try some of the sources below for further reading.
Many HiPoint pages have links to external websites which may provide more historical detail, as well as useful information such as opening times.
County archives have provided useful historical information and illustrations for various HiPoints. In your local county archive you’ll find a treasure trove of historical materials, along with staff and volunteers who will be happy to help you find your way around.
In our Contributors’ section you’ll find details of local history societies and other contributing organisations. Many of them have a wealth of historical resources. Why not join the historical society in your area?
Welsh Newspapers Online (National Library of Wales)
Dictionary of Welsh Biography (National Library of Wales)
British Listed Buildings
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Coflein (Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales)
A History of Wales, by John Davies, Penguin
The Welsh Academy Encyclopaedia of Wales, University of Wales Press
Dictionary of the Place-Names of Wales, Gomer
Soldiers Died in the Great War, Naval & Military Press