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Nantyffyllon, Mid Glamorgan
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Childhood Memories

We lived in John Street until 1960, our surname was Griffiths, I had a sister Carol and bother Bobby, then we moved to Fleetwood in Lancashire. I have been back many times. I remember Alcwin (hope that's how you spelt it) coming with his horse and cart selling fruit and veg. I was a pupil at Nantyffyllon infants ...Read full memory

21 High Street

I lived in this from 1964 until I got married in 1987. My father Leslie Lougher lived here from 1962 with my mother Monica until she died in 1986. He then lived there until he died in 2012. He used to tell me that it was once a police house or station and I would love to see any pictures of how it used to look


My memories are about being forced to take piano lessons from a lovely lady with beautiful teeth. Her name was Beatrice Allsopp, she lived in Nanty as we called it. My cousins Les and Connie White and their son Wayne White lived on Picton St. I remember the pub at the top of Picton Street can't remember the name but I ...Read full memory