Major-General John Vaughan's Medals

Major-General John Vaughan (1871-1956)

Major-General John Vaughan (1871-1956) Major-General John Vaughan, C.B., C.M.G., D.S.O., D.L., J.P., was born in Mangalore, India, on July 31st, 1871. He was the second son of John and Elinor Anne Vaughan....
Plas Nannau Hall - Left Front with Billiard Room Above Squash Court. Photo © Tom Morrison

Nannau in the 1960s

Edward & Barbara Morrison lived at Nannau from 1965-1979. These photos have been kindly sent to me by their son, Tom.
A Signed Envelope by Robert Williams Vaughan, 2nd Baronet (1768-1843). Letter dated 9th November 1832.

Signed Envelope by Robert Williams Vaughan, 2nd Bart. Dated 1832

A Signed Envelope by Robert Williams Vaughan, 2nd Baronet (1768-1843). Sent from Dolgellau and Dated 9th November 1832. Addressed to: E. Wyatt Esquire, The Mount, St. Asaph. Sir Robert Williames Vaughan, 2nd Baronet (29 March 1768 –...
A Horse at Plas Nannau Hall

Horses and Plas Nannau Hall

Photographs of Brigadier Charles Hilary Vaughan Pritchard’s daughter’s horses at Plas Nannau Hall taken in the late 1950s. They are also interesting as some show the old Pavilion Wings before they...
Sir Robert Vaughan - Salopian And Montgomeryshire Post, October 1, 1887.

Sir Robert Vaughan – Salopian & Montgomeryshire Post 1887

The procession was formed, headed by the Dolgelley Brass Band, followed by two stuffed oxen. When the procession came into Dolgelley it was seen that the town was splendidly decorated, several triumphal arches having been built.
Robert Vaughan of Garthmaelan. Coming of Age Leaflet from 1887.

1887 Eisteddfod Winning Poem by Rhys Cain (Welsh)

Eisteddfod Entry Winning Poem by Rhys Cain about Robert Vaughan’s Coming of Age in 1887 (In Welsh).
Robert Vaughan of Garthmaelan. Coming of Age Presentation from the Villagers of Llanfachreth and the Nannau Estate Workers. Outside Plas Nannau Hall in 1887. Photo © Philip Nanney Williams.

Sir Robert Vaughan of Garthmaelan – Llanfachreth Address and Presentation 1887

We the inhabitants of Llanfachreth Parish and the tenants of the Nannau Estate desire to offer you warmest congratulations, on the attainment of your majority...
Robert Vaughan Obituary from the Prestwood Parish Magazine, 1941.

Sir Robert Vaughan of Garthmaelan – More Obituraries

“He was my greatest friend,” Sir Henry added, “and always tried to do good to everyone. If anyone was in trouble, he would do anything to help...”

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