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Talacre, Clwyd
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Caravan Holidays

I spent many summer holidays at Talacre in my Grandads 2 caravans in the late 40s and 50s. He had a large plot in the dunes, opposite was a very steep sand hill where we collected old bullet cases. Also just by it there was a lovely wooden bungalow where a retired vicar lived the garden had roses round the gate and ...Read full memory

A memory of Talacre

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