South Glamorgan


The village is situated on the A48 about four miles east of Cowbridge and near the Welsh capital, Cardiff. It is named after Simon de Bonville, a Norman noble, hence the name of the village, though different in English and Welsh, refers to the same person.


St Fagans

St Fagans is one of Europe's foremost open–air museums and Wales's most popular heritage attraction. It stands in the grounds of the magnificent St Fagans Castle, a late 16th-century manor house donated to the people of Wales by the Earl of Plymouth. During the last fifty years, over forty original buildings from different historical periods have been re-erected in the 100-acre parkland. More...

The table of place names above is not an extensive list, and will be updated as I visit new places and take more photographs.