8–14 June

  • 14 1894 (Thurs.) Burial of Scot Freeland Kelly, North Gate House, 42 years old. A Manchester lad, he bought Bridgend Foundry in 1870, was an excellent engineer who made a variety of traction engines.
  • 13 1951 (Wed.) Cardigan Musical Festival, 1951 Elijah in Bethania. Soprano Joan Alexander; Bass John Dethwick; Contralto Kathleen Joyce; Tenor Ritchie Thomas. Organist Prof. Edward Morgan. Admission 5/- and 3/6
  • 13 1936 (Sat.) Chapman’s Circus
  • 13 1825 (Mon.) Performance of The Honey Moon or How to Rule a Wife! performed by Mr and Mrs Horsman, Mr and Mrs Frimbley, Mr and Mrs Colwell, Mr, Mrs and Master Potter, Mr Nickson, Mr Martin, and Mr Jones 12 in all – at the Theatre, Cardigan.
  • 12 1878 (Wed.) ‘Semi-National Eisteddfod’; pavilion held 5000. Presidents T E Lloyd, Coedmore MP, David Davies MP for Boroughs. Winners of the choir competition was Bargoed Teifi.
  • 11 1819 (Fri.) Albion entered St John’s harbour, Canada
Revd J. Arwyn Phillips
Revd J. Arwyn Phillips
  • 11 1993 (Fri.) Death of Revd J. Arwyn Phillips, minister of Capel Mair from September 1986. A native of Glanaman he served at Sardis, Ystradgynlais (1960–67), Bethlehem, Rhosllannerchrugog (1967+) and Ebeneser (1979+).
  • 10 1924 (Tues.) Burial of Alfred Thomas, Patch, 60 year old, retired farmer.
  • 9 1939 (Fri.) ‘Gwraig y Ffermwr’, performed by the Cardigan County School Dramatic Society, under Miss Gwennant Davies. Proceeds towards liquidation of debt on town tennis courts
  • 8 1946 (Sat.) Civic Service at Bethania to celebrate peace in Europe and Far East
Celebration Programme
Celebration Programme
Saturday's Celebration
Saturday’s Celebration
Satruday's Celebration continued
Saturday’s Celebration continued
Sunday's Celebration
Sunday’s Celebration

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