1897

Capel Mair purchase a harmonium.

22 June Victoria Gardens opened

August Capt Tom Williams designs a screw .

November: ELECTION: J R Daniel, cabinet maker 294; W H Davies, estate agent 400; Ivor Evans, solicitor 387; Thomas Griffiths, grocer 310; Daniel Lewis, bill poster, LABOUR 63; John Mathias, hotel keeper 65; W J Williams 465.

Mayor Morgan-Richardson