The sinking of HMS Conway,

Scope and Content

Papers, 1953-1958, relating to the sinking of HMS Conway in the Menai Straits in 1958, including four postcards, a photograph, press cuttings, together with a sketch of the ship drawn in 1958 by the donor Joan Connell from the Menai Suspension Bridge.

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Ms Joan Connell; Llanedwen; Donation; September 2007; 006224445.


Preferred citation: NLW ex 2505.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright laws apply.

Related Material

An oil painting of the sinking of HMS Conway, 1958, by Joan Connell, is held in the paintings collection at NLW.

Additional Information


Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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