Boat Museum, Cheshire
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Old Photos near Boat Museum

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


I used to live in Bartlett Street next to the bus station. My first job in Caerphilly was as a delivery driver for Harris & Ash DIY merchants, they were situated in a double fronted shop opposite the castle, although I came across a photograph recently that showed their shop as originally opposite the bus and railway station. ...Read full memory

I Was Born In Caerphilly In 1938

I left Caerphilly in 1955 to join the Royal Airforce. Prior to this I worked for AJ Marshall Wholesale Confectioners in Castle Street. I went to school at The Twyn Secondary Modern as it was then known. I remember coming on leave and having a few pints in the Clives Hotel, on leaving I took the short cut ...Read full memory

A memory of Caerphilly

Dowding's Estate Agents Cardiff Road

My father purchased the Dowdings Estate Agency, I think possibly from the owner Mr William Dowding, in 1955. The original building, built circa 1900, was then sold to Lloyd's Bank when my father's business closed down in the mid 1980's. They originally rented just the ground floor and subsequently ...Read full memory