Posters

Watermarked The Rules of Llantrisant Workhouse - 1784

Llantrisant Workhouse Rules 1784

Workhouses were an important part of our communities even into the mid twentieth century and thanks to writers like Charles Dickens images of the workhouse spark the public imagination. Through these rules we can see the realities of everyday living in one of these institutions.

(45cms X 60cms; 17½” X 23½”)

Price £1.00

Watermarked Rules of Llantwit Major National School - 1831

Llantwit Major National School Rules 1831

Curious about the Victorian school room? This poster sets the scene.
(41cms X 63cms; 16¼” X 25″)

Price: £1.00

Watermarked GWR Broad Gauge Locomotives - 1837 to 1892

Great Western Railway Gauge Locomotives 1837-1892

Perfect for train enthusiasts or historians of industry, when taking a look at the variation of plans we begin to see how beautiful these designs really are.

(70cms X 50cms; 27½” X 19½”)

Price: £1.00

Watermarked Emigration Poster - South Wales Atlantic Steamship Company - 1877

Emigration to America and Canada 1875

Taken from an advertisement by the South Wales Steam Company, this poster gives us a fascinating insight into transatlantic emigration at the end of the nineteenth century.

(42cms X 61cms; 16½” X 24″)

Price: £1.00

Watermarked Borough of Cowbridge - New Charter of Incorporation

Cowbridge Public Meeting 1886

This poster commemorates the meeting held in order to petition a grant for a new charter of incorporation for the borough of Cowbridge.

(41½cms X 59cms; 16¼” X 23½”)

Price: £1.00

Watermarked Barry Island For Sale - 1877

Barry Island for Sale 1877

Who needs to visit a tourist resort when you can buy your own? This poster endeavours to persuade us that Barry Island’s ‘naturally formed harbour’, ‘beautiful sand bay’ and ‘excellent modern hotel’ make a perfect investment opportunity.

(38cms X 55cms; 14¾” X 21½”)

Price: £1.00

Watermarked Fan Chart

Family Tree Fan Chart

For those researchers who have gone some way into their family tree or as inspiration to those starting out this A0 poster is a must. It allows you to follow each branch of your tree while displaying the information in an attractive manner.

(84.5cms X 121cms; 33½” X 48½”)

Price: £1.00

Watermarked Linear Chart

Family Tree Linear Chart

Need to keep track of all those different branches of family members? This A0 size poster is perfect for keeping you rooted and displaying your hard work as it starts to bud.

(84.5cms X 121cms; 33½” X 48½”)

Price: £1.00

The prices of items shown do not include postage and packing; please email or telephone Glamorgan Archives to obtain a quote prior to ordering

To Purchase

You can purchase these items in the following ways:

  1. Send us your order and payment through the post to:Glamorgan Archives
    Clos Parc Morgannwg
    Leckwith
    Cardiff
    CF11 8AW.
  2. Call in to Glamorgan Archives in person

The following are accepted payment methods:

  • Cheque, in sterling and drawn on a British bank, made payable to ‘Cardiff Council’
  • International Money Order
  • Postal Order
  • Cash (in person only)

We regret that we are unable to accept cheques drawn on non-British banks, or payment by credit/debit cards.