Volume 24

 

2016/17

 TO BUY: Copies available for £6 from the editor. Contact the editor at publications@risw.org.

TO CONSULT: go to Swansea Central Library (Reference section), West Glamorgan Archive Service or (by appointment) Swansea Museum (01792/653763).

 Contents include:

  •  Swansea Science: Grove, Correlation and the Gas Battery by Iwan Morus
  • The Making of the Maritime Quarter by Robin Campbell
  • Swansea's Turnpike Roads by  Richard Daugherty
  • William Daniels (his attempted suicide in 1950) by  Geoff Brookes
  • David Jones 1840-1912 (stonemason & early socialist)  by Robert Jones
  • Life in the district of Brynmill in the early 20th Century  by Juliet James
  • Searching for Sarah Adams (mother-in-law to Lewis Weston Dillwyn) by  Janet Butt
  • Swansea and Kingsley Amis by  Richard Porch
  • Gemau Byrrach Memories of a childhood in Gower...Penclawdd receives refugees, June 1940...Burgess & Co...Clydach Historical Society...Audrey Williams, 1902-1978...Eurovisions: Wales through the eyes of European Visitors 1750-2015 (Dr.Kate Bosse-Griffiths 1910-1998)...Singleton lodges...Drydocks by the Tawe...Mrs.Dyer and her dressmaker...street lighting in Swansea
  • Some Swansea Pots ? (jugs & teapots from the Cambrian & Glamorgan ?)  by Roderick Evans
  • Swansea Hospital Radio  by Tim Richards
  • William Laugharne Morgan (businessman, 1861-1922)  by Carol Powell
  • Ralph Wishart (bookseller, 1911-1975)  by Roger Lee Brown (with additions by Robert Leonard)
  • Norton Lodge by Wendy Cope

 Book reviews

  • The R.I. and its history  R.I. ladies 1960...Nansi Mascetti...Hugh Morgan...a Landore pottery jug...the digital library on the R.I. website (memories of Foxhole, memoirs of Barry Bezant)

 

 

Back