Trealaw, Mid Glamorgan
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

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

Gifford Family.

I am researching the family of James Gifford and Selina [Francis], married 1882 in Pontypridd, They had a son, William [Willy], born 1887 in Tonypandy. Their address in the 1911 census was, 55, Brithweunydd Road, Trealaw. ...Read full memory

A memory of Trealaw by Ken Evans

Trealaw Park Meorys

I also went swimming in the ducks pond, played for the res and played bowls and tennis - and we use to go up on the swing and slide and put candle gresse on it to make it go faster. On the way home, we used to have a glass of milk in Seales Dairy on the bottom of the hill.

Alaw Primary School

I have fond memories of Alaw School, this is a photo of the nursery and infants. My earliest memory is of sleeping on the little cot beds in the nursery every afternoon.

A memory of Trealaw by Tina Ludlow