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From: Dai & Angela Bevan <>
Subject: Re: [GLA] Merthyr Tydfil Theatre 1911
Date: Wed, 12 Aug 2009 08:04:37 +0100
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Glenda,
The Theatre collection at Kent University has a bill from the The
Theatre Royal, Merthyr Tydfil "about 1910"

http://library.kent.ac.uk/library/special%20archive/theattab.htm

Dai Bevan

wrote:
> Hallo listers
>
> I have found my grandmother with a few other "theatricals" listed at what is obviously a boarding house, 18 Fox Street, Treharris in Lower Merthyr Tydfil sub-district in the 1911 census.
>
> Does anyone have any idea what theatres there were in MT at that time, please? My guess is that these people would be involved in Music Hall.
>
> The other names are:
>
> Josephine Henrietta Atkinson 17 Born Newcastle on Tyne
> May Graham 21 Jarrow
> Marie Stuart 16 Scotland
> (the 1911 header transcrip has this as Thomas but the age is in the female column on the original and I see it as Marie
> Obedience Victoria Chanie 23 Boyne Co Durham
> Joan MILNE 17 South Shields
>
>
> If anyone recognises a name here perhaps they would be so kind as to contact me off-list.
>
> I have thought to direct a query to the Northumbria list as well. It looks as if they were engaged there.
>
> Thank you
>
> Glenda
>


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