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Aberdare Boys’ Grammar School

Memories and Memorabilia

old school

ABGS mementos 1957 – 64

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Eisteddfod 1956

1956
Eisteddfod in Aberdare Park
(Dylan Morgan)

Eisteddfod 1956

1956
Eisteddfod in Aberdare Park
(Dylan Morgan)

Form 1 Poster

1957
Form 1 poster
(Dylan Morgan)

Dylan Morgan

1957
School uniform
year 1
(Dylan Morgan)

Form 1 report

1957
Progress report
from Form 1
(Steve Hammonds)

Llangollen Trip

1958
Trip to Llangollen
(Colin Rees)

Castell Coch Trip

1959
Trip to Castell Coch, Caerphilly, and St Fagans
(Colin Rees)

Caerphilly Castle Trip

1959
Trip to Castell Coch, Caerphilly, and St Fagans
(Colin Rees)

Rome Instructions

1960
Trip to Rome
Instructions
(Colin Rees)

1960 Lire conversion

1960
Trip to Rome
Lire conversion chart
(Colin Rees)

Rome Photos

1960
School Instructions &
General photos
new

Capri 1960

1960
Trip to Rome
With Gracie Fields
on Capri
(Colin Rees)

Tivoli 1960

1960
 Trip to Rome
With Charlie Morris
at Tivoli
(Colin Rees)

Capri 1960

1960
Trip to Rome
Capri
(Colin Rees)

Lines

1960
Lines given by Mr Morgan (Physics)
(Colin Rees)
 

O level options

1960
Choice of O-level options letter
(Colin Rees)

Martin Beynon

1960
Photo of
Martin Beynon
(Colin Rees)

Gareth Ronald Jones

1960
Photo of
Gareth Jones
(Colin Rees)

Robert Jones

1960
Robert M. Jones with school blazer and badge
(Colin Rees)

Robert Jones at piano

1960
Robert M. Jones at his piano

CR and Roger Smith

1961
Two colleagues on the Graig
(Colin Rees)

1961 rugby

1961
Rugby 1st XV
(Clive Richards)

Form 4 report

1961
Progress report from Form 4
(Dylan Morgan)

Scout Group

A set of three group
photos spanning
the years 1959-62

Rugby 1962

1962
Rugby 1st XV
(Clive Richards)

Chess 1962

1962
Chess team
(Dylan Morgan)

Maths book

1962
Pages from a maths
exercise book
(Dylan Morgan)

1962 Queens Scout

1962
Queens Scout awards
(Leighton Jones)

1963 cricket

1963
Cricket team
(Colin Rees)

1963 rugby

1963
Rugby 1st XV
(Jeff Davies)

Morton Russell

1963
Finishing line
(Colin Rees)

John Tomlins

1963
 School sports
(Colin Rees)

D R Davies

1963
School sports
(Colin Rees)

Jeff Davies

1963
School sports
(Colin Rees)

J B Davies

1963
School sports
(Colin Rees)

Myrddin Morgan

1963
School sports
(Colin Rees)

High Jump

1963
School sports
(Colin Rees)

GRJ and RMS

1963
 School sports
(Colin Rees)

Four runners

1963
School Sports
(Colin Rees)

1963 group

1963
Top of playground
(Jeff Davies)

1963 invitation card

1963
Invitation to D of C Ceremony
(Leighton Jones)

1963 Caving

1963
 Caving
(Doug Baguley)

1963 group

1963
Biology boys
(Clive Richards)

1963 Steve Hammonds

1963
Sixth form photo
(Steve Hammonds)

1963 Steve Hammonds

1963
Sixth form photo
(Steve Hammonds)

1963 Caving

c 1963
Caving
(Doug Baguley)

1964 Cricket

1964
Cricket team
(Colin Rees)

1964 Cricket

1964
 Cricket Team
(Colin Rees)

Aber Scholarship trip

1964
On the way to Aber
(Colin Rees)

1964 Dylan Morgan

1964
Sixth form photo
(Dylan Morgan)

1964 Group of 3

1964
Sixth form group
(Colin Rees)

Hywel J Davies

1964
Sixth form photo
(Hywel Davies)

Byron Morgan

1964
Byron Morgan

         
1966 School Concert ticket

1966
School concert ticket
(Colin Rees)