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.

Long Lost Friends

Hi everyone ... Many years ago i had friends that lived in Trealaw and would love to hear from them or anyone that knew them ... We all met when i went to work in the watch strap factory in Tonypandy and i became very good friends with Denise Williams ...and Lynette Thomas ... this was back in the late 1960,s ... of course back ...Read full memory

A memory of Trealaw by julieroman

Howells Of Brithweunydd Road

I am researching the Howells branch of my family. My mother was Eileen Howells and she had a sister, Enfys Howells. Parents were Ivor and Iovie Howells. They ran a grocers shop on Brithweunydd Street. I wonder if anyone remembers my family?

A memory of Trealaw by Alison Lynch

Matthew Henry Francis

I am researching the family, Francis. James Francis was born in 1852 in Monmouth and married Selina Owens, in 1872. They had a son Matthew Henry and a daughter Sarah Jane. Matthew married Ellen and they had 4 children; Frederic, Ellen, Ruby and Doris all born in Ystradyfodwg and living in 208, Rhys Street, Trealaw, in ...Read full memory

A memory of Trealaw by Ken Evans