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Unveiling Ceremony, Newport Cenotaph, Clarence Place, 1923

A detailed postcard view of the unveiling of the War Memorial June 2nd 1923 by Lord Tredegar. In the excellent book 'The History of the Borough of Newport' by Haydn Davis he says: "The foundation stone of the Cenotaph was laid in Clarence Place, a...

Memorial Service At The Cenotaph Newport

Photo kindly sent to us by Jill Snowden. Taken from the top of the Odeon Cinema. Crown Building (Inland Revenue Offices) is in place and Hicks Funeral Directors is in the process of being demolished - mid to late 60s?

John Williams & Son, Building Material, Sand & Stone Merchants

Clarence Place, Newport. Rough or worked stone, cement, plaster, drain pipes, ridges, chimney posts, flooring tiles, paving bricks, sand, gravel, and all kinds of building material. Sand depot: Russell's Wharf, Town Dock. From Johns's 1905 N...

Clarence Place, 1907

WWC (Williams & Curnuck) postcard. All decked out for the Royal Visitor - the Prince Of Wales - in 1907. Fascinating photo as it shows Clarence Place during a time of great change.