CONTENTS Editorial 1 Elizabeth Harcourt Mitchell 2 by Primrose Hockey Friends' Meeting Houses and Burial Grounds in Monmouthshire (Part 2) 6 by Reginald Nichols Caerleon Mills and Ponthir Tinplate Works 18 by Eija Kennerley Endangered Species: Some Minimal Houses in East Gwent 25 by Christopher Powell Henry Marten "A Notable Fierie Spirit" 33 by Ivor Waters Letter to the Editor. 38 Depopulation and Deserted Dwellings in Upper Cwmyoy 1850-1978 39 by Robert Gant Book Reviews 45 Contributors c I 47 Front Cover: 'The Old Meeting House', Shirenewton Back Cover: From a water colour painting of Pontymoile Meeting House. By Henry Newman. '4th of 10th month 1834'. (By courtesy of Friends House Library, London)