Grahame V. Nelmes, King Henry VIII School, Abergavenny, NP7 6EP. Born in Ebbw Vale; educated at Ebbw Vale Grammar School; gained B.A. and M.A. at U.C.W. Aberystwyth. Mr. Nelmes has taught history at Upper Rhondda Comprehensive, Treorchy and at King Henry VIII School, Abergavenny. He is the Gwent County Representative of the Association of History Teachers in Wales. The first part of his article appeared in Gwent Local History Journal No.59.