New Nanteos Publication - OUT SOON
Nanteos – Life on a Welsh Country Estate
Published Spring 2020
17 chapters within 350 pages and over 150 photographs (many un-published photographs).
The book begins with the overview of the history of Nanteos and the estate.
Then onwards to the surrounding area the mansion, then reaching out towards to the villages and discussing their connections to the Nanteos Estate.
From there we visit the tenant farmers who were the integral part of the estate and demonstrate how they worked the land and conveyed with their landlord. Together with the up and downs of estate life.
Going on towards the War years and how the Nanteos estate changed forever.
The last section of the book shows the end of the Powell line at Nanteos and gives a glimpse of Nanteos after the Powell’s demise.
The large appendices give listings of staff who worked at Nanteos throughout the years, detailing their work, wages, and including many marriages. Also listing tenants and their farms over the centuries.