1,345 more photos of Norfolk & Cumbria in June 2017 Release

Kenfig Hill, Mid Glamorgan
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Albion Place

I was born in 1939 and grew up in Kenfg Hill, living at 65 Pisgah Street, Foster Buildings, and 7 Albion Place during the war years. Albion Place was then in an area of Kenfig Hill known as The Huts, because the dwellings were all semi detached of wooden construction, rather like large chicken sheds, but by all accounts very ...Read full memory

Evacuee With Thomas Family

The lovely Thomas family took me in as an evacuee during the war years, they had a daughter, Myra or similar. Sundays were special, we visited grandparents up on a hill. Moria C.M. Sunday School presented me with a Bible which I still have. Night chapel, the children had to go down the front and read a text in ...Read full memory