Meifod, Powys
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Photo Books on Meifod

Browse 4 photo books on Meifod and the surrounding area.

Explain The Scene

the hill in the background is Dyffrynn Hill, a Celtic hill fort.One of many in the Valley. Next to the church was a shop ran by a man with polio. The church had a house attached and my Uncle lived there at one stage. The car wasowned by Maurice Bebb. The village had layers of occupants.Rich people lived in Halls and had holidays there.

A memory of Meifod by Larry Wildblood

Vyrnwy House, Meifod

This photo was taken from a spot very close to Vyrnwy House where my great Aunt Winifred Morris used to live. Broniarth Hill is behind the photographer. I used to visit her quite often in the 50's, usually on a Sunday when my father and I used to catch a fishermans coach from Liverpool to the village. In those days she had ...Read full memory

A memory of Meifod by Brian Morris

Maes Y Llan Where I First Lived

These houses are in Maes-y-llan.My father Den and mother Hilda Wildblood with my sister Anne were the first to live in Number 6 when the houses were built in 1948 I believe.I was born in 1954 and it was my first home and initial imprinting.The houses were built on piece of land between Dyfrynn Hill (a wooded ...Read full memory

A memory of Meifod by Larry W