HOLYHEAD TO GREAT ORMES HEAD
Compiled from Admiralty Surveys 1835-1893.
Sea chart size 26" x 37", three sections and inset map of Amlwch Harbour along the top, linen-backed and folding into plain cloth boards.
Corrections to Jan. 2nd 1931.
ORDNANCE SURVEY MAP
Sheet XLII N.W. Scale 1" to 1 mile. Quarter sheet. Laid down on thin card.
* Shows Brecon in S.E. corner, Llandulas etc.
Further charge on an agreement to mortgage the Lloyd Jack Estate in Llanvihangel Ystrad in Cardigan, Henry R.B. Touchet Davies late of Merwin Lodge, Ross, to James Bowker and F. Peake.
Each 3p., signed with small seal.
'HYMETTUS' WILL SERVE THIS SEASON
Thorough-bred Mares, 6 Guineas; Half-bred Mares 3 Guineas; and 5 Shillings the Groom.
Printed handbill, small 8vo, on blue paper, setting out pedigree, with a description of horse, and list of wins. Owner was J. Rees, Berthlwyd, near Cardigan... together with a similar notice on pink paper for 'Dalnacardock', a bay horse foaled 1869, winner of the Yorkshire Handicap. Owner John Griffith, Llandugwydd. Traces of many folds. 2 items.
1866 and c1880.
- Cellan, Cardiganshire
advertising auction sale at Lampeter of Farms called Blaenwaun and Gelligaer, Corn Grist Mill at Pentrefelin etc., 9th July 1915.
Size 28" x 19", folded.
Scale 1" to 1 mile. Engraved surface approx. 25" x 37", hand coloured. Key in sea area. Geologically Surveyed by W.E. Logan & Sir Henry de la Beche.
* Covers the Gower, Swansea, Aberafon, Neath.
- Llanarmon, Denbigh
of an Allotment of Common Land in Llanarmon in Yale, Edward Jones, Farmer, Edward Davies, Shoemaker, and others to John Davies, Miner, all of Llanarmon.
Vellum, size 21" x 27". 4 wax seals.
* Refers to land at Oyfnant, number 12 on the Inclosure map. Gives details of lands adjoining.
- Llandrindod Wells
Grand Pump, Llandrindod Wells.
Hudson's Series. Albumen print, size 8" x 11«", unmounted, showing musicians playing in the bandstand, buildings in the background, a few people seated on benches in foreground, with a lady in a bath-chair pulled by a donkey, tall pine trees. Small crease at bottom left corner. Title in plate in white.
TWO REAL PHOTO POSTCARDS
of large groups of about 70 people posing outside the Ormes Cliffe Hotel.
Each with the name 'Ormes-Cliffe' and the date 17.8.14, and 5.7.15 in the plate.
* In the later group there are many young women, neatly dressed in white blouses.
Valuable Oak, Ash and other Timber to be Sold by Auction by Mr Thomas Payne, At the Cross-Foxes Inn, Mallwyd, on Tuesday the Fourteenth Day of February, 1826....
Size approx. 18" x 11", folds. Some wear along approx. 1 inch at central horizontal fold, with slight loss of paper.
Dolgelley: printed for J. Pugh. 1826.
* Lists 7 lots of the timber and farms concerned in the Parish of Mallwyd. The Timber was fourteen miles from Derwen-las and equal distance from the Barmouth River 'at either of which places the Timber or Bark may be Shipped'.
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- Montgomery, Merionethshire
ORDNANCE SURVEY MAP
Covering Bala, Oswestry, Llandiloes, Bishops Castle.
Scale 1" to 1 mile. Size 37" x 38", dissected and mounted on linen, folding into tall 8vo cloth endpapers, cloth spotty. Railway hand-coloured in red. Border all round.
Engraved at the Ordnance Office... 1836.
- Mount Alyn, Rossett, Denbighshire
CATALOGUE OF SALE
at Home Farm, March 29th, 1887 comprising Young Dairy Cows & Heifers, Fresh Barrens, Fat Cows, Yearling Heifers, Flock of Grand Shropshire Down & Leicester Ewes... Agricultural Implements...
10pp, 8vo. Traces of having been folded twice.
Sheet 1" to 1 mile. Size 24" x 36". Fully hand coloured. Key in sea area. Two small repaired marginal tears, some feint spotting near right margin. About two thirds of map is sea area. Geologically surveyd by Sir H. De la Beche.
* Covers Milford Haven, Skokholm Island, Saundersfoot.
of Rhos-on-Sea School.
12pp, 8vo. Wraps with school badge.
ENGLISH BAPTIST CHURCH SUSSEX STREET
Treasurer's Book, 1913.
72 pages of accounts in 4to notebook, half calf, rubbed.
- Ruabon, Denbigh
de bonis non with will annexed of Edward Lloyd William, late of Penylan.
Two small vellum sheets, attached papered seal of the Chancellor of St. Asaph.
- South Wales
Quarter-Inch Map. Sheet 7.
Fourth Edition. With National Grid. Folding to blue and buff wraps size 12" x 5", key map and coat of arms on front wrap. Town plans at rear. Linen-backed.
First Published 1946.
- St. Davids, Milford Haven
ORDNANCE SURVEY MAP
Sheets 192, 209.
Scale 1" to 1 mile. Size 36" x 19", dissected and mounted on linen, folding into 4to cloth wraps, Stanford label. Brown stain at two points in top margin, and at central fold, and part of right margin.
RAILWAY & STATION MAP
of England & Wales in 24 Sheets. Sheet 7 covering Anglesey, Caernarvon, Merioneth.
Scale 3 miles = 1in. Size 20" x 20", dissected and mounted on linen, printed label with key map darkened. Shows railways and stations in red. Dotted lines presumably proposed lines. Some grubby marks in corners.
- Tonypandy, Glamorgan
Frank Fortescue's Spectacular Comic Pantomime Mother Goose.
Printed in bright red, blue and yellow, on card size 12" x 8«", holes at top for hanging, picture of Mother Goose riding a goose, with broomstick, list of cast.
- Welsh literature
from Tresilian(?) Williams to Egerton Grey.
Says 'this little story has no Welsh colour about it - try again, that is, try your hand at a short story dealing with Welsh life and character.' Roath Park, Cardiff, June 6 1910... together with... another rejection letter to the same writer 'I cannot find room for the enclosed in the next number of 'The Nationalist'. The other little poem has been sent on to the printers'. Each 1p., 8vo.
ORDNANCE SURVEY MAP
Sheet 60 N.E. Size 12" x 19", border all round, folded. Trimmed to border. 1" split at fold at edge.
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