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    Clifton st 1909
     
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    The 7th Cyclist Battalion of the Welsh Regiment pictured at Newport Road near the junction of West Grove in 1913
     
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    Brains bottling plant between Nora and Helen st
     
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    South side of old Louden Square
     
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    Cardiff General station as it was then 1959
     
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    Moorland Road Square c1900
     
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    I worked on the new housing estate near there called Helen place back in 1979/80.
     
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    In 1911 the Picturedome Cinema opened in Solomon Andrews’ Large Hall in Albert Road, Penarth. In 1924 it became the Albert Hall Cinema run by the Willmore Brothers, becoming known as the Hippodrome before it burnt down in 1929.
     
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    Cardiff Top Rank c1977. Geoff Murphy band:

    Geoff Murphy (deceased) - Sax/band leader, Lawrence Davies, Trumpet, Mike Joseph (deceased) - Bass, Bob Kilvington - Guitar, Mark Harris - Drums, Martin Price - Keyboards, Mike Stevens, Eve Francis & Faye ? - Vocals
     
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    Central Market c 1895
     
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    The original Merchant's Exchange building at the end of Bute Street near the Pier Head Landing Stage was built around 1885 but completely destroyed by a major fire in November 1892.
     
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    J Hayes corner shop at Patrick Street and Henry Street, Butetown in 1960
     
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    Queen st 1880
     
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    Dorothy’s fish bar, CAROLINE ST 1975
     
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    Lovely pic. Difficult to get a good similar shot on Google Maps though.


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    Topaz Street Chapel, Adamsdown 1973.
     
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    City Road c1900
     
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    Maria St shops and Boarding houses. Somali Merchant seamen checking the news early 60's.
     
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    A wartime photo of Salisbury Road
     
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