Volume 16



St. Helen's House by William Butler

TO BUY: some copies still available for £3 at the annual History Day and Local History Book Fair at Swansea Museum. Keep an eye on our Events page for upcoming dates. Or 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:

  • Betty Nelmes (1921-2007) by Michael Gibbs
  • The History of the Oyster Industry in South Wales by A.R.Walker
  • Dr.Bowdler's Legacy Re-created by Sid Kidwell
  • Saint Helen's House, Swansea by Bernard Morris
  • The Mayoral Year of J.H.Lee (1907-1908) by Ronald L.Austin
  • The Welsh Industries Association, Philanthropy, Craft & Commerce[ 1898-] by Kathy Talbot
  • Dreadful Murder and Suicide in Swansea [Josiah Padley 1884] by Pam Williams
  • The Duties of a Charwoman [1892] by Jennifer Sabine
  • The White Rock Copper Works in 1797, a drawing by Thomas Rowlandson by Bernard Morris 

ISBN 978-0-9508517-9-2