Beaumaris, Gwynedd
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

The Good Old Days

My grandmother lived in Rose Hill, and was brought up in Siop Penlon,now a dreadful looking Chinese take away.I loved Beaumaris as it used to be,the pier, cafe ,and fishing at the end of the pier, . the old swimming pool with the wooden changing huts painted silver.where such characters as" Huw Clock " kept an eye on ...Read full memory

A memory of Beaumaris by jafelix2002

Family Holday

Our 1975 holiday in Beaumaris included myself, husband, two daughters, mother and father. We ate most nights in the Cottage Café where early in the week I spotted a large white horse ornament in a cabinet half-way up the stairs but it was not for sale. My father evidently spoke every night to the owner (the name Gwen ...Read full memory

A memory of Beaumaris

Chris And Mike Sail Their Blue Yachts

Myself and older brother are the two boys on the right of the picture. That day we had been treated to a new blue yacht. We had returned to live on Anglesey as our father was working overseas. That yacht held such memories that I bought one for my own son twenty-five years later and still have it to ...Read full memory