Author Archives: Dennis_Parr

Launching the Llanddulas Lifeboat

From the Dennis Parr Collection. Year is unknow but the clothing makes it look like over 100 years ago. There was a lifeboat in Llanddulas between 1868 and 1932 according to the Llanddulas Hidden History website.

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1952 Abergele Golf Club Lady Captain’s Day

From the Dennis Parr Collection, featuring Mrs Pierce-Williams:

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Abergele Ladies Football Team c1979

Here are some photos from the Dennis Parr Collection of Abergele Ladies Football Team taken in Pentre Mawr Park, alongside Sea Road, in about 1979. If you recognise anyone, feel free to use the Comments to add their names.

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Foxhole, Abergele

Nestled on the Llanfair TH side of Tan y Goppa is the little collection of cottages called Foxhole. Here’s a photo taken by Dennis Parr of the row:

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Possibly the first secondary school in Abergele opposite the Bowling Green.

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More on old maps

Found a further neg which actually has a date !   See picture.

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Old Abergele plans.

With help from a good scanner and Photoshop I think that the difficult to decipher entry may be ” Mr Williams “. Does this information help at all? I’m afraid I cannot identify any dates on the plans.  

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Abergele football team 1919

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Rare picture of Crown St, Abergele.

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Remember Jacksons shop – corner Jenkin St and Rhuddlan Rd ?

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