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FRONTISPIECE.

SWANSEA FROM THE SEA, WITH THE COPPER WORKS TO THE NORTH.
FROM AN ORIGINAL DRAWING IN THE POSSESSION OF THE HARBOUR TRUSTEES SHEWING ITS PRESENT STATE OF PROGRESS INCLUDING THE NEW EAST DOCK & PIER
OPENED UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THEIR R. H'S THE PRINCE & PRINCESS OF WALES,

BY THEIR OBEDIENT HUMBLE SERV! GEO. GRANT FRANCIS. F.S
IN OCTOBER OF THE YEAR 1881, TO WHOM THIS VIEW IS MOST RESPECTFULLY DEDICATED.

IPA SWANSER

GLAMORGAN

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JUSTICE OF THE PEACE FOR THE COUNTY OF GLAMORGAN,

AND BOROUGH OF SWANSEA;
V. PRESIDENT OF THE ROYAL INSTITUTION OF SOUTH WALES,
CORRESPONDING MEMBER OF THE SOCIETY OF ANTIQUARIES OF SCOTLAND,

AND THE WELSH MSS. SOCIETY,

AUTHOR OF “SWANSEA CHARTERS;""NEATH AND ITS ABBEY;"
“MEMOIR OF HENRY DE GOWER, BISHOP OF ST. DAVID'S,"

ETC., ETC.

"Of the entire make of Copper in Great Britain, fully Nine-tenths appear

to be smelted in the Swansea District.”—PHILLIPS.

SECOND EDITION.

Hlustrated.

HENRY SOTHERAN & CO.,

LONDON AND MANCHESTFR.

1881.

LONDON:

PRITCHETT AND TAYLOR, MEDIÆVAL PRINTERS,

CITY, E.c.

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