Tongwynlais has a rich and fascinating history for such a small part of Cardiff. Explore the people, places and events that have shaped our village.
Walnut Tree Viaduct
- Postcards from Tongwynlais – Part 10
Welcome to the latest chapter in my series featuring postcards from Tongwynlais. This instalment features a view of the "Castell Coch Cottages", which used to sit on the hillside beneath the castle … Read more
- Greenmeadow: A Country Home
I've been looking into the history of Greenmeadow House recently and I'm working on a detailed piece about the mansion and the Lewis family. In the meantime I thought I'd share these … Read more
- The End of the Castell Coch Inn
The Evening Express reported on Saturday 28th January 1905 that the Castell Coch Inn was demolished the previous day, despite protests from the tenants. The Inn was removed following an Act of … Read more