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Jersey Marine, West Glamorgan
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Growing Up In Village

I also lived and was brought up in Jersey Marine. I Eric Holder lived at 26, St Margaret's Avenue with my mum and dad in the 1960, as Alan as mentioned use to go fishing a lot as canal was on doorstep. My best mates were Preston Ibbotson, Geoffrey Dodd, Desmon Amos, and Paul Huxtable but since leaving the village have lost touch. it would be nice to get in contact again for a catch up.

Jersey Marine As I Knew It

I was born and bred at No 8 St Margaret's Avenue, in the box room. I, Alan Huxtable, had a wonderful time as a child, as Rebbeca, has said, who is my niece (my sister's girl). We got up to a lot of mistchief. I loved to go fishing a lot. With Raymond Bird, my good mate, we went and did everything together, bad ...Read full memory

Born And Bred A Jersey Marine Girl

There's alot to be said about Jersey Marine,it will always be home to me. I come from a well known family "Huxtable" and most of them are still there today. I've very fond memories of growing up there, climbing the many mountains, getting dirty from swimming in the canal, getting into trouble from my ...Read full memory