Volume 15




Cup and saucer produced by Ben Evans store to mark the coronation of Edward VII in 1901

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:

  • Swansea & the Abolition of the Slave Trade by David Painting
  • Henry Fox Talbot & Penrice by Joanna Martin
  • The David Evans Store Medallions by Paulette Pelosi
  • Wool & Water [fulling mills in the Gower Lordship] by Bryan Taylor
  • The Mumbles Train by Phil Andrew
  • Women's Lives Revealed, the Women's Archive of Wales by Avril Rolph
  • Professor A.R.Richardson, D.S.O., F.R.S. By R.J.Hart
  • The History of the Tir John Power Station and its relationship with the Crymlyn Bog by A.R.Walker
  • A View inside Oystermouth Castle by Bernard Morris 

ISBN 978-0-9508517-8-5