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'A b o v e   B r e c k n o c k'

Above Brecknock Front CoverIn the autumn of 2015 the book 'Above Brecknock' was published jointly by the BS&MF and the Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust in collaboration with The Royal Commission on Ancient and Historic Monuments in Wales.

This book by Chris Musson and Toby Driver provides a treasured record of the internationally recognised landscape of Breconshire and the impact on it of human activity. Photographs include stunning views of the Brecon Beacons and Black Mountains, prehistoric chambered tombs and hillforts, Roman forts, medieval castles, the towns, villages of Usk and Wye valleys, together with more recent industrial and military sites.

Softback, 128 pages, 217 × 232mm, with over 160 images, mostly in full colour. Printed by Gomer Press, Llandysul.

It is priced at £15.00 and can be obtained in Brecon from The Hours Bookshop & Cafe, The Cathedral Shop and the Tourist Information Centre; the National Park Mountain Centre at Libanus, near Brecon; from Bookish and the Resource and Information Centre (CRiC) in Crickhowell; the Talgarth Information and Resource Centre, and from the Tourist Information Bureau and Richard Booth Bookshops in Hay-on-Wye. Further information and individual copies may be obtained by telephoning 01874 665631 or 01874 622352, or by e-mailing please enable javascript to view