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Heather in the Welsh hills Rhossili by onionade on Flickr

Rhossili

this one was taken a few moments before my previous upload of the same spot

Owain Glyndwr Statue in The Square, Corwen, Denbighshire. Owain led the Welsh revolt against King Henry IV and was the last Welshman to hold the title of Prince of Wales.

Photolibrary Wales

The Photolibrary Wales, based near Cardiff was established in 2000, by Steve and Kate Benbow. It had the largest collection of images of Wales - 61,121 images, 324 photographers. The content is from the sites 2008 archived pages sans any images.

Beddgelert, Gwynedd, Wales

Beddgelert

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Something Southerner's learned from their Welsh ancestors? We say "Yes Mam" all the time.

Something Southerner's learned from their Welsh ancestors? We say "Yes Mam" all the time.

Welsh Women in Traditional Costume c1935

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Welsh Women in Traditional Costume c1935

J.R.R. Tolkein I believe he modeled his Elvin language after Welsh.

J.R.R. Tolkein I believe he modeled his Elvin language after Welsh.

St. David's Day by Brenda Williams

St. David's Day by Brenda Williams

South Wales

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Fathers in Blaenrhondda, south Wales, prepare to take their babies out for a walk, as is the custom in the area. The men carry their children in large shawls.

Fathers in Blaenrhondda, south Wales, prepare to take their babies...

Fathers in Blaenrhondda, south Wales, prepare to take their babies out for a walk, as is the custom in the area. The men carry their children in large shawls.

Culver Hole on the Gower peninsula of Wales, near Swansea, was once a popular place to go ashore undetected with smuggled goods. Smugglers became so influential in the area that in the 1720s they had the port's customs officers summoned for jury service on a day when they landed a large cargo in the harbour.

Smuggling on the the Gower Peninsula, south Wales

A guide to places with a history of smuggling on the Gower peninsula, Carmarthenshire, south Wales, from Smugglers' Britain

26 fantastic pictures that show St David's Day celebrations in Wales through the years

We've trawled through our archives and found some gems stretching back nearly 100 years

Katherine Jenkins singing the Welsh National Anthem before a Wales-Australia International Rugby Match.

Katherine Jenkins singing the Welsh National Anthem before a Wales-Australia International Rugby Match.

Welsh Not!! Gwarth Cymru.  Used historically to punish children in school for speaking Welsh. But killing a language and culture is harder than it looks; Welsh not only survived this period of discrimination, but is now one of two official languages in Wales.

'Welsh Not' from Garth School, Bangor

This example of a 'Welsh Not' was found at Ga...

Richard Burton reading two poems by Welsh poet the R. S Thomas.

Richard Burton reading two poems by the contemporary Welsh poet the Rev. RS Thomas.

The Rev. RS Thomas. Priest and peasant -------------------------- You are ill, Davies, ill in mind An old canker, to your kind Peculiar, has laid waste the b...