Tag Archives: Aberystwyth

Over the Ofer

Ofer: Old English word for border or edge As I have mentioned here before, I have been working on a book project for some time. A book about a walk – a sort of pagan pilgrimage – made across England … Continue reading

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All along the supple river: following the Ystwyth to the sea

  ystwyth (Welsh) adjective: ¬†supple, flexible, pliable The harbour at Aberystwyth on the west coast of Wales holds the confluence of two rivers. One of these, the Rheidol, is probably best known for the narrow-gauge steam railway that plies its … Continue reading

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