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

Cherished Times In Talacre

We stayed in a chalet near the tuck shop behind the dunes. Me, my brothers and sisters. I recall one year we were sitting on the roof of the chalet and some Navy fighter planes flew just over our heads nearly knocking us off. We spent hours in the dunes searching for spent bullet shells and struggling back up the ...Read full memory

A memory of Talacre by Adam Tomkinson

Happy Times Then And Now

We had a caravan at Talacre in the late 70's until 1982 when I was 5. I have some vague memories of the sand dunes and the site (now Talacre Beach). Myself and my sister and my children come on holiday every year now, staying at Talacre Beach. We love the sand dunes and the open top bus! When I was a child we would ...Read full memory

A memory of Talacre by Amanda Bowen

Talacre During The War Years

The post from 2009 by (name unknown) reflects on my childhood spent in Talacre, because my father worked for Dora Williams as the baker. His bread and pies were awesome! I also, at the age of 7 or 8, had a job from the bakery, which was also a dairy. I had a pony and cart that I used to drive to a farm down near ...Read full memory

A memory of Talacre by David Mills