Caernarfon

Over 30 years ago
by
Sylvia James

[Extract from Caernarfon & Denbigh 1962]  

1962

Train fare from Caernarfon to Chester was 16s, [80p] Liverpool 19/9 [98p] and Manchester 23/9 [118]

The last part of the Pavilion was demolished in February that year. Click HERE to see the Pavilion

Billy Two Rivers was at the Majestic in Feb wrestling Jumping Jim Hussey tickets were 10/- [50p] for reserved seats or 5/- [25p] and 3/- [15p].

The price of a television in Currys was 67.4s.0p [6720p] or pay 9/3 a week [46p].

The council paid 110 on decoration for Princess Margaret's visit.

She was here to officially open Ferodo on Wednesday 16th May the factory had cost two and a half million pounds to build.

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