Translation – 58 – In praise of stone walls (cloddiau)

Translation of Issue 58, pages 9-13      Er clod i’n cloddiau cerrig In praise of cloddiau Note on the translation: the Welsh word clawdd (plural cloddiau) can be variously translated as ‘wall’, ‘bank’, ‘dyke’, earthwork’ or ‘hedgerow’, or any combination of these. Cloddiau are an integral part of the landscape in much of upland Wales. They