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The Bay before the Bay the top end of Clarence Embankment 1953
 

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Rural Rumney, 1905 Greenway farm, the Farmhouse was about 100yds from my house and was still there until there in the 80’s my house could have been here :hehe:
 

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@Colonel Cardiffi Our forefathers have got a lot to answer for with their reckless vandalism :nope:
 

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The old Cardiff Town Hall at St Mary Street painting by Horace Jones.
 

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Roath Court at the junction of Albany rd /Newport rd 1930’s, now James Summers funeral home
 

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Trinity st 1940’s
 

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George Frederick Insole and his wife at their family home...Insole Court Llandaff.Between 1905-09...George doubled the size of the house.In 1932,the council acquired the estate to make way for Western Avenue and the land and gardens sold for housing
 

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Cory Hall Station Terrace 1987
 

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The Empire theatre Queen st
 

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Joe Erskine, boxer with his back to the lamppost talking to his father in Tiger Bay, Cardiff. Joe was in the same class in South Church Street School as Billy Boston ( Wigan ) and Johnny Freeman ( Halifax ) some great sportsmen came from the bay.
 

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St Paul's Roman Catholic School at Tyndall Street, Newtown prior to demolition in the 1970's.
 

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Tyndall st Newtown 1964
 

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The Greek Orthodox Church Butetown, members of the congregation burn candles at a ceremony 4th May 1959
 

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The original Marlborough Road Board School opened in 1900, on the corner of Blenheim Road and Marlborough Road.
 

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Joe Erskine, boxer with his back to the lamppost talking to his father in Tiger Bay, Cardiff. Joe was in the same class in South Church Street School as Billy Boston ( Wigan ) and Johnny Freeman ( Halifax ) some great sportsmen came from the bay.
Joe died like a dog. forgotten.
I used to take him soup. True story. Moira Terrace.:nope:
 
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