Powys Digital History Project

The local history of Powys
A choice of themes


Medieval tile from MontgomeryshireThe links below are to pages dealing with particular aspects of the local history of Powys.

The pages on Crime and Punishment and on the Care of the Poor include many examples taken from early original archive documents held by the Powys County Archives.

The pages on Education and Religion are more detailed textual accounts to provide a reference source to the pages on the individual communities covered by the Powys Digital History Project.

Crime and punishment
Religion in Wales
Education and schools
Care of the poor
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