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This site brings together various materials on Dylan Thomas and his time living in the village of South Leigh, Oxfordshire, from August 1947 to May 1949. 

I'll be glad to hear from anyone who can suggest other material that's available, or who wishes to correct or amend anything that I've written.   

For more on South Leigh, please visit its website: http://www.southleigh.info/index.php
as well the village's Wiki page at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Leigh. There's also a detailed history at https://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/oxon/vol12   

The nine pages of the 1939 Register for South Leigh are on the final page on this site: 

The census returns for the Mason Arms from 1881 to 1911 can be accessed at:  https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1jSYYDb5X-AzeCUe2WYJX5pIljsDDpcT7?usp=sharing

I'm grateful to Liz Ashwell of South Leigh, Mike Brown of the Brewing History Society, Michael Clemens at http://www.michaelclemensrailways.co.uk/, Helen Drury and Anna Clark of the Oxfordshire History Centre, the Trustees for the Copyrights of Dylan Thomas, Mark Watson of BBC Radio Oxford and the BBC Written Archives Centre, Reading, for their help in preparing this site. 

David N. Thomas  davidnt@hotmail.co.uk     Letters: c/o Seren Books, 57 Nolton Street, Bridgend CF31 3AE                  
David Thomas' books on Dylan Thomas include  A Farm, Two Mansions and a Bungalow,  The Dylan Thomas Murders, Fatal Neglect: Who Killed Dylan Thomas? and two volumes of Dylan Remembered, the edited transcripts of Colin Edwards' interviews with Dylan's family, friends, teachers and colleagues.  All these are published by Seren.

For further biographical information, please go to https://sites.google.com/site/davidnthomasauthor/home