Aberfan, Mid Glamorgan

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Browse our selection of old black and white photographs of Aberfan, along with a selection of historic maps, local history books, and fascinating memories that our visitors have contributed. All our photos and maps are available to buy in a wide range of product formats, including framed prints, canvas prints, tea towels, mugs, jigsaws, tableware, cushion covers and as one photo in a customised calendar. Most of our local history books can have a personalised inscription added for FREE to the title page.

Old Maps of Aberfan

Historic Maps of Aberfan and the local area.

Old map of Aberfan in 1898
Map of Aberfan in 1898
Old map of Aberfan in 1898
Old map of Aberfan in 1923
Map of Aberfan in 1923
Old map of Aberfan in 1923
Old map of Aberfan in 1947
Map of Aberfan in 1947
Old map of Aberfan in 1947
Old map of Aberfan in 1898

More maps coming!

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

My nana, Marian Morris (then Thomas), was from Aberfan and was born in 1930. Her father also lived in May Road, Aberfan his name was William T Morris his sister was Hilda, their mum and dad Archer and Mary Jane Morris. If anyone has any info on them, I'd love it. Thank you, Lisa York

I was born in 1937 and with the outbreak of WWII lived with my grandparents, Ollie and Maggi Owen, at 29 Cottrell Street, Aberfan, while my father served in the army. My parents were Roy and Ada Taylor, and after the war my dad was park-keeper at Aberfan Park and later at Treharris Park. I attended Pantglas School (...Read full memory)