Penarth, South Glamorgan
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Halcyon Days

I remember the excitement of seeing the hovercraft as a child. We used to spend many days on the beach at Penarth usually at the Pier end but when the Hovercraft visited we of course ...Read full memory

A memory of Penarth by Michael Evans

Being There

I was there that day, standing with the crowd at the pier end. Quite right, the pebbles flew around when I think back on that day..it was quite dangerous, but fun. Always remember that day.

A memory of Penarth by Colin Carpenter

Church In Stanwell Road Opposite The Conservative Club

The land that the flats are built on, next to the church there was once a house that Joshua Morris built.