SNSBI 2014 Postgraduate Workshop  —  Gregynog Hall, Powys 2–4 April

The second SNSBI postgraduate workshop took place at Gregynog Hall (just outside Newtown, Powys). The event aimed to bring together postgraduate students interested in the field of onomastics. The event ran prior to the main SNSBI conference on 4–7 April.


  • Thursday April 3. Morning: Session on database creation and management using Microsoft Access run by Dr David Parsons. Afternoon: Place-name-related outing into the Montgomeryshire wilds.

  • Friday April 4. Morning: Mapping workshop using ArcGIS and various open source software run by Dr David Parsons and Emily Pennifold. Afternoon: Delegates arrive for SNSBI conference.