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    Cold one that. I'm sure you older folks have lived through some harsh winters but I was living in Roath at that time in a house with single glazing :hehe:
     
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    62-63 was bad, started on Boxing Day night and the snow and ice lasted till March, 1982 was another one
     
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    The old man always mentions 62-63, says they still had snow in the garden until march. Had to dig his way out of Barry
     
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    It was the same in Rumney, and all of Cardiff we had at least a foot in our street and there were deeper drifts as well. Then a big freeze came -degrees till March
     
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    Gladstone Street, Docks, was near where St Mary’s church is
     
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    Is that Banksy still there?
     
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    3,4,2,5,1
     
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    The Globe cinema junction of Albany rd/Wellfield rd
     
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    The Hayes fruit and veg open air market 1960’s
     
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    I was born in January ‘63. Apparently there were a few anxious moments in my old man’s Austin A30 on the journey from Maindee to the Lydia Beynon.
     
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    Where was the Lydia Beynon:sherlock:
     
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    Newport, still there actually, but is part of the Celtic Manor complex. And the Maindee in question was the Newport one.

    Six years later, I was a cardiffian, and not too happy about it, still got a bit of the accent.

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    Greenway road Rumney Winter 62/63 50 yards from where I live now
     
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    Same place 2017
     
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    Crazy how this place got absorbed into the Celtic manor, I recognise the outline. It's super haunted too apparently
     
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    That's bonkers Trav. I bet it was fun for a day or two and then became a real pain in the ass
     
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