Glamorgan Archives Blog: Discovering Glamorgan’s Past

Brynderwen, 49 Fairwater Road, Cardiff

Brynderwen, 49 Fairwater Road, Cardiff

On 8 May 1878, Cardiff Rural Sanitary Authority approved plans, drawn up by John Prichard, the Llandaff Diocesan Architect, for building a house on a.. Read More →

First World War

If you’re seeking information on the impact of the war upon your own family, town or locality, Glamorgan Archives may be able to help.

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Our catalogue, Canfod, contains descriptions of over 180,000 items in our collection and is regularly updated with descriptions of new records we receive and new catalogues we create.

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Glamorgan Archives serves the County Borough Councils of Bridgend, Caerphilly, Merthyr Tydfil, Rhondda Cynon Taf, Vale of Glamorgan and the City and County of Cardiff.

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Glamorgan Archives organises regular FREE events which anyone is welcome to attend.  Our events are based on themes which link to our collections and connect to the community we serve.

Keep an eye on our Events page for details of what’s coming up!

The Dream of the Archives

The Dream of the Archives

  • 24/05/2019
  • 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
  • Glamorgan Archives, Leckwith, Cardiff.

    An end of Out of the Box 2 Residency event at Glamorgan Archives by artist in residence Fern Thomas

    Artist in Residence Fern will share her research and findings over the last six months, where she has been seeking out the liminal and strange and where Fern also fell in love with a man called Franklen G Evans

    With support from Matthew Cox

    There will also be tea and cake

    Free return coach 5.30pm from outside Cardiff Castle

    To book:

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