Penygraig, Mid Glamorgan
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

My Grandfather

Evans the grocer previously mentioned was my grandfather, William Henry Evans who had a grocery shop at 50 Mikado St Penygraig. He delivered groceries all over Penygraig with the horse and cart. I can remember in the late 50's ...Read full memory

A memory of Penygraig by bobnsian

Childhood In Penygraig

I was born at Llwynypia Hospital on June 10th 1947, lived at 6 Bishop Street, Penygraig, went to school at Penygraig Infants in 1950 and Hendrecafn Juniors, Tai Juniors, Craig-yr-eos Juniors and Seniors. Bishop Street ...Read full memory

Can Anyone Remember Penycraig In 1940 ?

Searching for a Nantymoel soldier of the 8th Btn Sherwood Foresters who fought the Germans in Norway in April 1940 as part of the ill-fated Norwegian campaign of the "Sickleforce" /148th Infantry Brigade ...Read full memory

A memory of Penygraig by S N Johansen