Llanelli, Dyfed
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Nostalgia

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 ...Read full memory

A memory of Llanelli by Rhys Northwood

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 ...Read full memory

A memory of Llanelli by David Charles

Ann Street Memories

Having been born in Ann Street in 1962, my memories of the surrounding area are quite vivid, including Waddles Foundry; the metal beating from the works would often wake me in the morning. It was on land just behind the ...Read full memory

A memory of Llanelli by Julie Hart