1873

  • 1873–5: BOROUGH SCHOOL: built at Pendre. Architect John Thomas, Llechryd.
  • Death of David Jenkins, a member of Tabernacle chapel. Town mayor.
  • Mechanics Institute 212 members; 215 visitors
  • 1/1 Revd Evan Thomas, left Bethania
  • 11/2 Elections: Asa J. Evans (Lib/Bapt) 251; David James (Cons/Church) 199;
  • 3/3 Election: D G Davies, Castle Green unopposed
  • 11/9 John McCord bur. St Mary’s
  • November Elections: Lewis Evans, unopposed; W. Picton Evans, unopposed; mayor Levi James unopposed; Dr J Thomas unopposed