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Wales Collection

Background imageWales Collection: Matthew Pariss Map of Great Britain showing rivers & towns in the south of England & part of

Matthew Pariss Map of Great Britain showing rivers & towns in the south of England & part of Wales, c. 1250 (1944)
Many place-names are still recognisable today. The word Auster, written over the English Channel at the bottom, refers to wind bringing heavy cloud cover and fog

Background imageWales Collection: Welsh Black cattle, c1906 (c1910)

Welsh Black cattle, c1906 (c1910). From Live Stock in Health and Disease, edited by Professor J Prince-Sheldon. [The Waverley Book Co. Ltd, London, c1890]

Background imageWales Collection: Pwllheli - A Sheltered Corner, 1895

Pwllheli - A Sheltered Corner, 1895. From Round the Coast. [George Newnes Limited, London, 1895]

Background imageWales Collection: Britannias Realm, 1880, (c1930). Creator: John Brett

Britannias Realm, 1880, (c1930). Creator: John Brett
Britannias Realm, 1880, (c1930). Sailing boats off the coast near Tenby in Pembrokeshire, west Wales. Painting in the Tate Gallery, London. From " Modern Masterpieces of British Art"

Background imageWales Collection: Georgie Fame, Brecon, 2005. Artist: Brian O Connor

Georgie Fame, Brecon, 2005. Artist: Brian O Connor
Georgie Fame, Brecon, 2005

Background imageWales Collection: Pembroke Castle, Wales, c1829. Artist: JMW Turner

Pembroke Castle, Wales, c1829. Artist: JMW Turner
Pembroke Castle, Wales, c1829. Painting held in The Holburne Museum of Art, Bath. From The Studio Volume 81. [London Offices of the Studio, London, 1921]

Background imageWales Collection: The Menai Suspension Bridge, 1898. Creator: Unknown

The Menai Suspension Bridge, 1898. Creator: Unknown
The Menai Suspension Bridge, 1898. Grade I listed Menai Suspension Bridge designed by Thomas Telford and completed in 1826 carrying traffic from Anglesey across the Menai Strait

Background imageWales Collection: Llangollen Bridge, 1898. Creator: Unknown

Llangollen Bridge, 1898. Creator: Unknown
Llangollen Bridge, 1898. From " Our Own Country, Volume I.". [Cassell and Company, Limited, London, Paris & Melbourne, 1898]

Background imageWales Collection: Penkerrig, Wales, 1772. Creator: Thomas Jones

Penkerrig, Wales, 1772. Creator: Thomas Jones
Penkerrig, Wales, 1772

Background imageWales Collection: Snowdon from Llyn Nantlle, North Wales, 1832. Creator: George Fennel Robson

Snowdon from Llyn Nantlle, North Wales, 1832. Creator: George Fennel Robson
Snowdon from Llyn Nantlle, North Wales, 1832

Background imageWales Collection: Milt Jackson, Brecon Jazz Festival, Powys, Wales, 1997. Creator: Brian Foskett

Milt Jackson, Brecon Jazz Festival, Powys, Wales, 1997. Creator: Brian Foskett
Milt Jackson, Brecon Jazz Festival, Powys, Wales, 1997

Background imageWales Collection: Cardiff, Mermaid Quay, 2009. Creator: Ethel Davies

Cardiff, Mermaid Quay, 2009. Creator: Ethel Davies
‘ People Like Us a statue of a couple and dog in bronze overlooking the sea at Mermaid Quay, Cardiff Bay, commemorating the people who worked in the commercial port when it was known as Tiger

Background imageWales Collection: Merthyr Tydvil, c1896. Artist: Harris Bros & Co

Merthyr Tydvil, c1896. Artist: Harris Bros & Co
Merthyr Tydvil, c1896. From Pictorial England and Wales. [Cassell and Company, Limited, London, Paris & Melbourne, c1896]

Background imageWales Collection: Aberystwith, c1900. Artist: ER Gyde

Aberystwith, c1900. Artist: ER Gyde
Aberystwith, c1900. Aberystwyth is a historic market town, administrative centre, and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales, often colloquially known as Aber

Background imageWales Collection: Map of the Wars of the Roses, 15th century (1893)

Map of the Wars of the Roses, 15th century (1893). The Wars of the Roses was a civil war fought over the throne of England between adherents of the House of Lancaster and the House of York

Background imageWales Collection: Austin A40 Devon for export, Cardiff 1950. Creator: Unknown

Austin A40 Devon for export, Cardiff 1950. Creator: Unknown
Austin A40 Devon for export, Cardiff 1950

Background imageWales Collection: Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham, Wales, 1894. Creator: Unknown

Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham, Wales, 1894. Creator: Unknown
Chirk Castle, Chirk, Wrexham, Wales, 1894. Chirk Castle was built in 1295 for Roger Mortimer, 1st Earl of March. It formed part of Edward Is ring of castles built around North Wales

Background imageWales Collection: Penarth - The Esplanade and Penarth Head, 1895

Penarth - The Esplanade and Penarth Head, 1895. From Round the Coast. [George Newnes Limited, London, 1895]

Background imageWales Collection: Chirk Aqueduct on the Ellesmere Canal, c1829. Artist: Thomas Barber

Chirk Aqueduct on the Ellesmere Canal, c1829. Artist: Thomas Barber
Chirk Aqueduct on the Ellesmere Canal, c1829. Now known as the Llangollen, the canal was built by the Scottish civil engineer Thomas Telford (1757-1834)

Background imageWales Collection: Snowdon and Crib Coch, c1896. Artist: I Slater

Snowdon and Crib Coch, c1896. Artist: I Slater
Snowdon and Crib Coch, c1896. From Pictorial England and Wales. [Cassell and Company, Limited, London, Paris & Melbourne, c1896]

Background imageWales Collection: Carmarthen Quay, c1896. Artist: Hudson

Carmarthen Quay, c1896. Artist: Hudson
Carmarthen Quay, c1896. From Pictorial England and Wales. [Cassell and Company, Limited, London, Paris & Melbourne, c1896]

Background imageWales Collection: Mumbles - The Town and the Bay, 1895

Mumbles - The Town and the Bay, 1895. From Round the Coast. [George Newnes Limited, London, 1895]

Background imageWales Collection: Jack Petersen, Welsh boxer, 1938

Jack Petersen, Welsh boxer, 1938. In 1932 Petersen (1911-1990) won the British light-heavyweight championship by defeating Harry Crossley on points

Background imageWales Collection: Conway Castle, north Wales, 1908-1909. Artist: Ernest W Jackson

Conway Castle, north Wales, 1908-1909. Artist: Ernest W Jackson
Conway Castle, north Wales, 1908-1909. From Penroses Pictorial Annual 1908-1909, An Illustrated Review of the Graphic Arts, volume 14, edited by William Gamble and published by AW Penrose (London)

Background imageWales Collection: Queen Mary visiting a Welsh colliery, 1935

Queen Mary visiting a Welsh colliery, 1935. A print from King Emperors Jubilee, 1910-1935, by FGH Salusbury, Daily Express Publications, London, 1935

Background imageWales Collection: The Landore Siemens steel works, c1880

The Landore Siemens steel works, c1880
The Landore Siemens steelworks, c1880. View of the factory in South Wales. A print from Great Industries of Great Britain, Volume I, published by Cassell Petter and Galpin, (London, Paris, New York)

Background imageWales Collection: Tapping blast furnace, and casting iron into pigs, Siemens iron and steel works, Wales, 1885

Tapping blast furnace, and casting iron into pigs, Siemens iron and steel works, Wales, 1885. The pollution generated during the production of iron and steel at the Siemens Landore Works

Background imageWales Collection: The Menai Bridge, Bangor (North Wales), c1826-c1850

The Menai Bridge, Bangor (North Wales), c1826-c1850. Thomas Telfords suspension bridge over the Menai Straits was built in 1820-1826

Background imageWales Collection: Transporter Bridge, Newport, Wales

Transporter Bridge, Newport, Wales
Transporter bridge, Newport, Wales. This type of bridge allowed shipping to pass unimpeded and passengers and goods to be transported across a river on a suspended platform

Background imageWales Collection: British coal strike - Llwynpia, South Wales. A colliery village. between c1910 and c1915

British coal strike - Llwynpia, South Wales. A colliery village. between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
British coal strike - Llwynpia, South Wales. A colliery village. between c1910 and c1915. Shows the town of Llwynypia, Wales

Background imageWales Collection: British Strike - coal ships tied up at Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service

British Strike - coal ships tied up at Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
British Strike - coal ships tied up at Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageWales Collection: British coal strike - idle dock laborers, Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915

British coal strike - idle dock laborers, Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
British coal strike - idle dock laborers, Cardiff, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageWales Collection: The Welsh National Eisteddfod at Aberystwith, 1865. Creator: Unknown

The Welsh National Eisteddfod at Aberystwith, 1865. Creator: Unknown
The Welsh National Eisteddfod at Aberystwith, 1865. The annual congress of the students and amateurs of Welsh antiquities and literature...[was held] in a spacious

Background imageWales Collection: Meeting of Welsh Bards at Lynn Geiriwnydd, in the Vale of Conway, 1865. Creator: Unknown

Meeting of Welsh Bards at Lynn Geiriwnydd, in the Vale of Conway, 1865. Creator: Unknown
Meeting of Welsh Bards at Lynn Geiriwnydd, in the Vale of Conway, 1865. Engraving from a drawing by Mr. George Hayes. Here...takes place the annual meeting - "Arwest Faradonol" - of

Background imageWales Collection: National token from South Wales to the Princess of Wales, 1864. Creator: Unknown

National token from South Wales to the Princess of Wales, 1864. Creator: Unknown
National token from South Wales to the Princess of Wales, 1864....the badge and its casket...[were] manufactured by Messrs

Background imageWales Collection: Wedding presents from the Queen to the Princess of Wales: silver vase... 1864. Creator: Unknown

Wedding presents from the Queen to the Princess of Wales: silver vase... 1864. Creator: Unknown
Wedding presents from the Queen to the Princess of Wales: silver vase to accompany the centrepiece, 1864. An admirable piece of workmanship [consisting of] a silver centrepiece, of tazza form

Background imageWales Collection: Fred Welsh, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service

Fred Welsh, between c1910 and c1915. Creator: Bain News Service
Fred Welsh, between c1910 and c1915

Background imageWales Collection: D.A. Thomas, 1915. Creator: Bain News Service

D.A. Thomas, 1915. Creator: Bain News Service
D.A. Thomas, 1915. Shows Welsh industrialist and politician David Alfred Thomas, 1st Viscount Rhondda (1856-1918), who served as British munitions commissioner

Background imageWales Collection: A Welsh Costume, c1904. Creator: Unknown

A Welsh Costume, c1904. Creator: Unknown
A Welsh Costume, c1904. Woman in Welsh national dress, with tall hat, checked shawl, striped blouse and apron, carrying a basket. Hand-coloured postcard. [Pictorial Stationery Co Ltd, London, c1904]

Background imageWales Collection: Cardiff train station, 2009. Creator: Ethel Davies

Cardiff train station, 2009. Creator: Ethel Davies
Platform entrance at Cardiff train station, in its original art deco style, Cardiff, Wales, UK

Background imageWales Collection: 'The Last Welsh Bard', the Painting which obtained the Prize at the Llangollen Eisteddfod, 1858

"The Last Welsh Bard", the Painting which obtained the Prize at the Llangollen Eisteddfod, 1858. The Eisteddfod at Llangollen this year was signalised by a pictorial competition in addition

Background imageWales Collection: Lledr Valley in Wales, 1864. Creator: Hans Gude

Lledr Valley in Wales, 1864. Creator: Hans Gude
Lledr Valley in Wales, 1864

Background imageWales Collection: Map of Britain and Ireland, 10th century AH/AD 16th century. Creator: Unknown

Map of Britain and Ireland, 10th century AH/AD 16th century. Creator: Unknown
Map of Britain and Ireland, 10th century AH/AD 16th century. Page from an early Ottoman illuminated and illustrated maritime atlas, referred to as the Walters Deniz atlasi

Background imageWales Collection: Kilgaren Castle, 1864. Creator: Francis Seymour Haden

Kilgaren Castle, 1864. Creator: Francis Seymour Haden
Kilgaren Castle, 1864

Background imageWales Collection: Newcastle in Emlyn, 1864. Creator: Francis Seymour Haden

Newcastle in Emlyn, 1864. Creator: Francis Seymour Haden
Newcastle in Emlyn, 1864

Background imageWales Collection: Kidwelly Town, 1859. Creator: Francis Seymour Haden

Kidwelly Town, 1859. Creator: Francis Seymour Haden
Kidwelly Town, 1859

Background imageWales Collection: AI IMAGE - Portrait of Aneurin Bevan, c1940s, (2023). Creator: Heritage Images

AI IMAGE - Portrait of Aneurin Bevan, c1940s, (2023). Creator: Heritage Images
AI IMAGE - Portrait of Aneurin Bevan, c1940s, (2023). Bevan (1897-1960), was a Welsh Labour Party politician, widely regarded as one of the most influential left-wing politicians in British history

Background imageWales Collection: AI IMAGE - Portrait of Aneurin Bevan, c1950s, (2023). Creator: Heritage Images

AI IMAGE - Portrait of Aneurin Bevan, c1950s, (2023). Creator: Heritage Images
AI IMAGE - Portrait of Aneurin Bevan, c1950s, (2023). Bevan (1897-1960), was a Welsh Labour Party politician, widely regarded as one of the most influential left-wing politicians in British history



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