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Tretwr / Tretower



Davies, Roy G. The house with a soul : records of the Parrys of Tretower Court. Bristol : Tockington, c2002. 137p

Humphreys, D W. A Vaughan tombstone at Tretower Court. Brycheiniog 27 (1994-95), p. 65-8

Radford, C A Ralegh. Tretower Court and castle. Cardiff : Cadw: Welsh Historic Monuments, 1985. 28p,  Rev ed. First published : Cardiff, H.M.S.O., 1969.

Robinson, David. Llys Tretwr : diosg y blynyddoedd. Etifeddiaeth y Cymro. 1 (Gwanwyn 1995), p. 20-22

The Picards or Pychards of Stradewy (now Tretower) Castle, and Scethrog, Brecknockshire, Ocle Pichard, Almaly, Staunton-on-Wye, Over Letton, Merston, Bredwardine, Hopton Hagurnel in Great Cowarne, Bishop's Stanford, Cradley, Pengethley, etc., Herefordshire, Sapey Pichard, and Suckley, Worcestershire : with some account of the family of Sapy, of Upper Sapey, Herefordshire. London : Golding and Lawrence, 1878. 183p

Church History

St John the Evangelist Church, Tretower on the Brecknockshire Churches Survey site.

Church Records

Formed out of Llanfihangel Cwm-du. PR include CB at Glanusk's private chapel, Penmeiarth.

Detailed information on deposited registers and transcripts for this parish is given under Breconshire Parish Registers on the Powys Archives website.

As a guide only, the principal extant parochial church records for this parish span the dates shown below (as detailed in Parish Registers of Wales, NLW 2000) but exact current holdings should be confirmed with the individual Archives:


The transcription of the section for Tretower from The National Gazetteer (1868) provided by Colin Hinson.

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