Abertillery, Gwent
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Abertillery and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Lavender Family

My Nan was Elsie Lavender and she lived in Glendwr Street. Elsie was born in 1921 to parents Ethel and Bill (William) Lavender. She had an older sister called Connie who passed away at the age of 21 years. She had a ...Read full memory


After moving from birmingham to abertillery to live with my grandparents in chapel street we lived over the fire station the front of the station being in the street below.My grandfather a miner would give me a penny on Friday on ...Read full memory


I'm searching for my cousin from Abertillery her name is Val Statham (nee Regan) originally from Tirphil, new Tredegar. Can anyone help? My maiden name was Frances Jenkins.