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Abergavenny, Gwent

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Browse our selection of vintage and retro black and white photographs of Abergavenny, along with a selection of historic maps, local history books, and fascinating memories that our visitors have contributed. Most of our photos and maps are available to buy in a wide range of product formats, including framed prints, canvas prints and personalised photo gifts including tea towels, mugs, jigsaws, tableware, cushion covers and as customised calendars.

Old Maps of Abergavenny

Historic Maps of Abergavenny and the local area.

Old map of Abergavenny in 1896
Map of Abergavenny in 1896
Old map of Abergavenny in 1896
Old map of Abergavenny in 1919
Map of Abergavenny in 1919
Old map of Abergavenny in 1919
Old map of Abergavenny in 1947
Map of Abergavenny in 1947
Old map of Abergavenny in 1947
Old map of Abergavenny in 1879

More maps coming!

We are busy preparing more old maps of Abergavenny from other years.

My parents ran Ye Old Herefordshire (a pub) in 1963 for three months. It was a rough old place and the police would come in at closing time to make sure there was no trouble. Next door was the Kai Nam restaurant. I was at boarding school in Cardiff, and I remember being called 'chinky lover' because I would eat with the owner and his family at weekends. It is a restaurant now, next to Tescos - that land was ...see more

Annie Tranter was born in Abergavenny in 1884 at 2 Chapel Road. Her brother David had a flower shop in town. I have traced the Tranters back to 1750 in Abergavenny. I have been there to visit, great town.