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PLACE NAMES in PEMBROKESHIRE
Which have alternative spellings or have changed completely
The list also includes places with different Welsh/English names, the Welsh version will usually be found in the first column, alternative 1
Use your browser's Find facility to search for particular names which may be in the second column, alternative 2
The list doesn't include minor spelling variations, or a single L for LL or those caused by use of the English K for C. or V for F.
Although some of that ilk are included because they more accurately indicate the origin of the name
Sources/Further References to place names
- A Gazetteer of Welsh Place-Names by Elwyn Davies [Davies]
- The Place-Names of Wales by Hywel Wyn Owen [Owen]
- Parish Registers of Wales NLW [PRW]
- A Topographical Dictionary of Wales by Samuel [Lewis] 1833 (on Genuki) [Lewis]
- Glossary of Welsh Place Name Elements - on John Ball's site
- There is a list of place names in PEM and their parishes on this site
[ Gareth Hicks - 5 Sept 2013]