Llandarcy, West Glamorgan
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Historic maps of Llandarcy and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

National Oil Refinery

I started work at the laboratory in the Llandarcy Oil Refinery in 1942 for the great weekly wage of one pound, one shilling and ninepence, when I was 16. Mostly women worked in the lab but once the war was over the ...Read full memory

A memory of Llandarcy

Police Station Coed Ffranc Road

My grandfather Ernest Andrews was the Police Sergent at Llandarcy Police Station during the 1920s which was situated in Coed-Ffranc Road. My Uncle Bob (Robert) was born there in 1921 but sadly died in early ...Read full memory

A memory of Llandarcy by Tony Russell

My Father

My father worked for BP Llandarcy from the 1960s. I was born in 1971 and some of my earliest memories are the smell of my dad coming home from Llandarcy. He worked on a machine called the catreformer. He rescued my first cat Sooty ...Read full memory

A memory of Llandarcy