Talacre, Clwyd
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

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

Happy Memories Of Talacre

We caught the Rhyl A1 Crosville bus from Broughton Factory, Broughton, Chester. It seemed such a long journey in 1965. We alighted at Station Road, Talacre. I remember a small shop by the bus stop that sold Calor Gas. Then followed that long treck up Station Road to our caravan! Dad bought his first caravan ...Read full memory

A memory of Talacre by Nigel Williams

Early Days

My parents moved to the 'hidden valley' as it was called in 1945 when I was two years old, we lived in an old coach that my father converted into a suitable place to live. We were the only family to live in the valley at the time as far as I remember. As a kid I remember the spitfires flying low along the sand dunes and turning as ...Read full memory

A memory of Talacre by Alfred Pearson