Kinmel Bay, Clwyd
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Visits In The Mid To Late 1980's

I loved visiting this place. My grandpa gave us change (25p) and I would go in and hunt for a treasure. It was very run down and I think it had a arcade but I wasn't allowed in there. This is the only photo evidence I have found on the place. It was knocked down due to it's state. Being built on sand caused subsidence. Shame it wasn't saved but understandable. Key piece of my memories!

The White Cafe, Kinmel Bay.

I remember this place during WW2. It was all closed up but we used to find a way in and were sometimes chased off. We called it the "White Cafe". All that was in the 1940s when I was only a young child. I went back in the early 1950s and it had been opened again but when I returned in about 2005 it had been pulled ...Read full memory

A memory of Kinmel Bay by ann.mervyn