Frances Lynch,Mick Sharp,Jean Williamson's Anglesey: Past Landscapes of the Coast PDF

By Frances Lynch,Mick Sharp,Jean Williamson

The dramatic and attractive Welsh coastal landscapes of the island of Anglesey are documented during this appealing pictorial list of the heritage of Anglesey's coast, from prehistoric instances to the current day. the truth that Anglesey is an island has been the most important to its historical past, its coast the scene of prehistoric fishing and oyster catching, Neolithic tombs and Bronze Age around barrows, Roman encouraged villas, Irish incursions, a Norman motte and the final of the good Edwardian castles to be equipped at Beaumaris, the improvement of Holyhead into its major port within the 19th century, and the expansion of sustainable strength within the kind of wind generators within the 20th. The images taken by way of Mick Sharp and Jean Williamson is supplemented by way of textual content by way of Frances Lynch who introduces every one bankruptcy and gives distinct captions describing and offering heritage info to the photographs.

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