Aberdare Boys’ Grammar School

Gwilym Prichard Ambrose

Old School



Caerleon 1

In the Principal’s study at Caerleon

Caerleon 2

Also in the Principal’s study at Caerleon
both taken for Caerleon Training College,
1914-1964 Jubilee Booklet

Boardroom Plaque

In the Board Room at Caerleon College, each of the institution Principals is commemorated by a plaque. This one to Mr Ambrose is on the rear wall of the room.


From the 1951-52 Rugby Team Photo
Mr Ambrose’s last year at school

Prize Day 1970

Mr Ambrose pictured after the Presentation of Certificates Ceremony, April 1972.
Together with Mr Warren, he gave an address at the event. In the picture from left to right:
The headmaster Mr. Gwilym Williams, the Valley’s Education Officer Mr. Edwin Roberts,
Mrs. Warren, Mr. Jess Warren who retired from the headship in 1970,
the head boy Christopher Spiers, Mr. Gwilym Ambrose, and Ald. Mervyn Prowle who presided.

Radio Times

Wireless listening for
May 18th, 1937
with Mr Ambrose’s play
at 7:30 pm









Mr Ambrose:
from the Caerleon panoramic
photograph, 1954

At Caerleon