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Llanelli, Dyfed
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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


Greenfield Road was known as Greenfield Villas before World War II. I lived and grew up in 4 Greenfield Villas with my grandparents, Mr & Mrs W A Davies, my mother, Nancy, and sister, Gertrude, from 1937 until 1947. My father was away in the war and we only saw him on leave. I remember going to Lakefield School where my first ...Read full memory

A memory of Llanelli by Rhys Northwood

South Wales Transport Conductor 1967

had great fun and a wonderful learning experience working on the town's buses as a conductor during university holidays in the late 60s just before so much changed in the town. there are so many wonderful memories in the glanymor and tyisha booklets, they are a joy to read

A memory of Llanelli by ray.nelson

A View From The Band Stand

I was born in 1965, the year the photo was taken and at the time my dad was a gardener at Parc Howard. I remember going to visit him almost every day, in the summer months, with either my grandmother or mother. This was a very familiar view taken from the band stand. After what felt like hours of playing I would be ...Read full memory

A memory of Llanelli by David Charles