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FORTE'S Celebrating 80 Years


Do you remember your visits 

Red Cross Hospital Mumbles

Two nurses photos have been added to
Donated by their decendant Penny Hehir

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and
 
Mumbles Marble & Geology Field Guide



Oysters & Mumbles Oyster Industry

Oystermouth Radio History Broadcasts





NEW
Going to School in Edwardian Mumbles by Carol Powell MA
The Edwardian era began on 23 January 1901. What was life like thoughout this decade, and particularly education which was compulsory for all children up to the age of twelve?



War Memorials  
and Those Commemorated on Them

Weddings in the Parish

Edgar Pressdee & Eunice Jones



Mumbles . . .
is not a type of speech defect

Dunns Mansion, pre 1855


Dunns Mansion by Carol Powell MA

Published in Mumbles Times, April 2016



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NEW

OYSTERMOUTH  HISTORICAL  ASSOCIATION
EXHIBITION IN
OYSTERMOUTH LIBRARY


PICTURES OF THE PAST

May - July 2016

 

Photograph: OHA Archive





Our sphere of research is the Old Parish of Oystermouth, which encompasses the area
from the river at Blackpill to Caswell Bay
and all the villages within this area-
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Carol continues her discussions
of Old Mumbles with Peter Tremewan at -
Oystermouth Radio PODCASTS  
Available online at
http://www.oystermouthradio.com/podcasts

Talks so far include-
A Wander Through Time on Mumbles Hill
Fishing Weirs
Public Health in the Victorian Parish of Oystermouth
Lilliput Hall and Cottage
Living on Lighthouse Island
Mumbles Railway-Its History & Memories
The Cape Horners of Old Mumbles
Visits to Bracelet Bay
The Dialect spoken by locals in Mumbles
The Oyster Trade in Mumbles,
Mumbles' First Mother and Baby Clinic,

More subjects soon

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