Volume 23

2015/16

Swansea History Journal volume 23 was launched at Swansea Museum at the History Day on Saturday 26th September 2015.

 

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Contents include:

Why is the porch so fancy ? Brynhyfryd House, West Cross & its occupants  by  Katie Millien

 Lady Barbara's Last Will and testament  by  Colin Williams

John Jay Williams, “...financial adventurer...” by Paul Reynolds

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 Some Brynmill History by  Juliette James

 Cyril Keift, steel magnate, entrepreneur, racing car designer & the Fairwood Race Meetings 1952 & 1954 by  B.V.M.Jenkins

 A Dedicated Couple: David & Elizabeth Williams  by  Ivor Reesvolume23pic3.jpg

 A Swansea Dentist  by  Jock Stares

 Gemau Byrrach including Swansea & the Great War...Langley's in the Kingsway...Dyfatty by Islwyn Davies...the Strand 1803-37 by Chris Amundson

 Why Balaclava Road? by Muriel E.Chamberlain

 Memories of a Swansea Jack by Peter Dover Wade

 Lighting in Swansea by Raymond Walker

 Native Talent – a Williams Family of Early Victorian Swansea by Martin Laverty

 Swansea Maritime Quarter; a home-grown achievement by Richard Porch

 

Reviews and Short Notices

 The R.I. History Project including Some Reminiscences of the R.I.S.W by Roger Lee Brown

 



 

 

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