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Old Oswestry



From 'Salopia antiqua' by Charles Hartshorne (1841) p79:

"It is called 'Hen Dinas' or the old city; and anciently Caer Ogyrfan, or Ogyrfan's Castle, who was a hero contemporary with King Arthur."

- Ogyfan was the father of Guinevere, of the King Arthur myths.

You can read more about the legends at 'buzzpages'
which has excerpts from the 'History of Oswestry' by a Mr Watkins.
Rhiannon Posted by Rhiannon
13th January 2004ce
Edited 14th August 2007ce

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