Talacre, Clwyd
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Cottages On Warren

Many, many, happy memories of holidays in a cottage on the Warren located next door to old Tynans (sorry if not spelt right) bakery. Waking up to the smell of pies and bread, while being sent to the stand pipe on the old dusty main road for the water. Waiting for the call of the calor gas truck, the excitement of the ...Read full memory

A memory of Talacre by Paul Clarke

Growing Up In Talacre

Myself and my sister have written a book called Sisters growing up in Talacre - our parents moved there in the 1930's from Liverpool. Our parents owned the old amusement arcade which was called Brookside Amusements in those days, but sadly Mum sold the arcade in 1985. Can anyone still remember Stripy the Horse 6d a ...Read full memory

A memory of Talacre by Cynthia Craig

Holidaying On Dee Road

It is great to read about all the memories and with that the history from many different peoples experiences. My family has had a property on Dee road for some years, I have been very lucky to spend many many happy holidays in Talacre. I am a photographer and I have been very interested in the sunken buildings (well ...Read full memory

A memory of Talacre by amhnicholson