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 New Quay, West Wales - Some Local History.

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In the early days New Quay was a fishing and smuggling port. Later a burgeoning shipbuilding industry developed, reaching its peak in the middle of the nineteenth century. Towards the end of that century shipbuilding died out and tourism gradually filled the void. Click on the photos below to go to the pages.

100 years ago

A brief history of New Quay

New Quay History

A brief history of Llanarth

Llanerchaeron

Llanerchaeron (Llanaeron)

Dylan Thomas

Dylan Thomas and New Quay

Llanina ruins

The Llanina ruins

New Quay 100 years ago

New Quay 100 years ago

Limekilns

The Limekilns of Ceredigion