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Original Gogarth Abbey Toast Rack

Another fine piece of Gogarth Abbey memorabilia just added to our collection – this time a silver toast rack which we have been informed probably dates from the 1930s/1940s. It is stamped Gogarth Abbey and was probably smuggled out in a suitcase … Continue reading

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The Lounge at Gogarth Abbey Hotel

A recent eBay find – a postcard of the lounge at the Gogarth Abbey Hotel. The date on the reverse is hard to read but its from about a hundred years ago. Some of the Ousey pictures can be seen … Continue reading

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Penmorfa Disected

Quoted from the archive of the Three Towns’ Forum: “It’s at times like this like Ivor Wynne Jones’ excellent book Llandudno: Queen of the Welsh Resorts comes in handy! On page 104, there’s an early sketch of Penmorfa, which clearly … Continue reading

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Where is your Gallery?

At the moment there isn’t one. This is partly for want of a suitable location with secure premises, but mainly because the paintings themselves need renovating and preserving before they can be displayed. Don’t lose hope though, the ultimate aim … Continue reading

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The Walrus and the Carpenter

The painting of the Walrus and the Carpenter hung in the dining room of Gogarth Abbey Hotel for many years – check back here soon for some very exciting news of the original painting! This picture was taken whilst it … Continue reading

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Gogarth Abbey Wine List

Here’s something different to the paintings but related to Gogarth Abbey Hotel – a recent find on eBay: an original Gogarth Abbey Hotel Wine List, complete with wine listings still inside it. Dates from about 1990. Fond memories of strolling into … Continue reading

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Beneath the Oak Picture Panels

This photo was taken immediately after the panels of paintings had been removed from Penmorfa. The previous wall decoration they were mounted over is clearly visible and indicates a drop toward what would at that time (about 1900) have been … Continue reading

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Gogarth Abbey Commemorative Postcard and Mousemat

Really enjoy creating these today, very pleased indeed with the result. Have never seen it done before…mixing photo and oil painting. First one sold on eBay for £3.50 within twenty minutes of listing it, second listing scored the highest number … Continue reading

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