Tag: Cardiff

Posted in Wales

PENHILL HOUSE (The Rise)

It always saddens me when iconic buildings with historical significance are destroyed. That sadness is compounded, however, when said buildings…

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Posted in UK

DISCLOSURES

I originally published the following post on the 29th October 2015, and for reasons that are not relevant, nor is…

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Posted in Outlaws

OUTLAW HEROES #9

The ninth in a series of real-life Outlaw heroes ‘Peerless’ Jim (Jem) Driscoll (1880-1925) is still regarded as the finest…

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Posted in UK

A GRAVEYARD TALE

I am fascinated by cemeteries. I have visited dozens over the years while researching my family history, countless history projects,…

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Posted in Wales

STEVEN MESSHAM

The only time I met Steven Messham after leaving Bryn Estyn, was in the Secure Dyffryn House, which formed part…

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