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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

Morris Dancing

I am Jean Jackson (now Jean Gwynne), I lived in Llafaes Estate from 1947, and I also remember David Mills and Mary Quinn, I moved to 19 Bryn Teg when I was 6 and became a member of the Morris Dancing Team, other people I remember from that time are Betty Evans, Joyce Painter and Linda Jones, who I have never seen since those ...Read full memory

A memory of Beaumaris by Jean Gwynne

Beaumaris Boating Pool

I believe this was a classed as a boating pool. I used to bring my father's 1930's model steamboat here and run it to the amazement of onlookers. There weren't many model steamboats around in the 1950s although they have since become more popular. The old steamboat is still with me and still gets an occasional run. ...Read full memory

A memory of Beaumaris by David Mills