Various plans of licensed premises in the Port Talbot area

Scope and Content

147 Snooker Club, Station Road, Port Talbot; the Abbey Hotel; the Aberavon Rugby Football Club (Social Club), Manor Street, Port Talbot; the accolade, Green Park Street, Aberavon; the Alex Restaurant/ Grill, 130, Victoria Road, Port Talbot; the Baglan Bay Hotel, 42, Church Road, Baglan, Port Talbot; the Baglan Bay Country Club/The Baglan Cottage Club, Church Road, Baglan; Baglan RFC, Port Talbot; the Bagle Brook, Baglan; Bar Gallois, Victoria Road, Port Talbot; the Bayview Social Club; Blanco’s Café Bar; the British Lion Hotel, Pwllyglaw, Cwmavon; the Burgess Green Hotel, Aberavon; the Carlton Hotel, 33 Station Road, Port Talbot; the Castle Hotel, Aberavon; the Copper House Inn, Cwmavon; the Caradoc/ Cradoc(k) Arms, Aberavon; the Croeserw Hotel, Cymmer; the Crown Inn, Port Talbot; Cwmavon RFC, Cwmavon; Cwmavon Squash Club, Depot Road, Cwmavon; the Dock(s) Hotel, Port Talbot; the Dunes Hotel, Aberavon; El Cordobes, 58 Commercial Road, Taibach; the Four Winds Hotel, Sandfields, Port Talbot; Glyncorrwg RFC, Ynyscorrwg Farm, Glyncorrwg; Glyncorrwg Workmen’s Hall, Glyncorrwg; the Grand Hotel, Port Talbot; the Great Western Hotel, Blaengwynfi; Green Meadow, Marsh Street, Aberavon; the Hideaway, Port Talbot; the High Tide Inn, 130, Victoria Road, Aberavon; the Highway Café, Briton Ferry; the Jenkins Arms Hotel, Glyncorrwg; the Jersey Arms/ Hotel, Jersey Road, Cwmavon; the Jersey Beach Hotel, seafront, Aberavon; the Lakeside Golf Club, Water Street, Margam; the Lord Caradoc, 69-73, Station Road, Port Talbot; Magnum Leisure Bingo Hall, Port Talbot; Margam Social Club, Bertha Road, Margam, plan c.1970s; the Marine Hotel, Sandfields, Port Talbot, plans 1952-1959; the Market Tavern, Aberafan Centre, Aberavon; Merlin’s Nightclub, Station Road, Port Talbot; the Millennium, Christchurch Road, Port Talbot; the Oakwood, Cwmavon; the Orangery, Margam Park; Pecci’s, Ground Floor, 27, Forge Road, Port Talbot; Port Talbot Labour Club, Port Talbot; Progressive Club and Institute, 60, Station Road, Port Talbot; the Rafa Club, Victoria Road, Port Talbot; the Red Dragon Hotel, Port Talbot; Rolling Mill Inn, Cwmavon; the Royal Dock Hotel, Briton Ferry; the Somerset Arms, Taibach; Sports and Social Club, Groes, Margam; the Stallcourt Hotel, Stallcourt, Margam; the Starlight, Aberavon; the Talbot Arms Hotel, Port Talbot; the Twelve Knights Hotel, Margam; Tyn-Y-Twr Tavern, Baglan; the Vivian Hotel, Aberavon; the Welfare Institute, Duffryn Afan; the Zone Nightclub, Port Talbot; plans of Proposed Unnamed Licensed Premises At Given Addresses; Unidentifiable plans: No Addresses Given

Administrative / Biographical History

The plans in this collection were produced for the purpose of attaining approval from the South Wales Police for drinking/ entertainment licences. Approval was required when licensed premises were established and also when owners wished to structurally alter the premises in any way.

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