Possibly helpful to remember that anyone can submit revisions to Wiki for
approval and later posting. They welcome submitters whom really have local
----- Original Message -----
From: "Gareth" <gareth(a)tytwp.plus.com>
To: "Dyfed" <Dyfed(a)rootsweb.com>
Cc: "Glamorgan" <Glamorgan(a)rootsweb.com>
Sent: Wednesday, December 20, 2006 10:17 AM
Subject: [GLA] Wikipedia, the free online encyclopedia - cross post
In updating my various Genuki pages I do a lot of googling and
come across pages on Wikipedia for specific places within Welsh parishes.
Some have very little on still but it struck me that this one below for
Crynant in Cadoxton j Neath parish, Gla is a pretty good example of what
Nothing to stop us genealogists individually creating/expanding similar
pages for our own pet research places - is there ?
And before someone points it out - I know that accuracy of data on Wiki is
not guaranteed, but I'm all for a positive approach- it IS a
brilliant project, IMHO.
Anyone not familiar with the Wiki concept see
Genuki Wales http://www.genuki.org.uk/big/wal/
Help Page http://home.clara.net/tirbach/hicks.html
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