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The Rise and Fall of Gwrych Castle & Winifred Countess of Dundonald ~ A Biography ~ £7.95

The updated and re-written history of Gwrych Castle and Estate, from her founding days up till present times. The book also includes the new biography of Winifred, Countess of Dundonald ~ Last of the Heskeths of Gwrych. The figure who looms so greatly over the history of Gwrych and the locality! 200 pages with illustrations, published August 2003, printed by Design2Print, Llandudno

ISBN - 0 9537440 0 9


Gwrych Castle ~ A Pictorial History ~ £7.95 **Limited Stock**

The successor to the Rise and Fall of Gwrych was published in November 2000. It is a Victorian style picture-postcard collection, with images taken from the vast archive that has been collected over the years. It illustrates the history of Gwrych, Estate and the campaign to find a resolution to the dereliction of the Castle! 120 pages, printed by Gee and Son, Denbigh, Sponsored by ASDA!

ISBN - 0 7074 0349 9

The Rise and Fall of Gwrych Castle, Abergele, North Wales **(Sold Out)**

Who of the Castle's several ghosts haunts the marble halls of Gwrych Castle? Who was the Countess of the Dundonald, now buried in Llanddulas Churchyard, who did she marry and why? Randolph Turpin, Bruce Woodcock, Queen Victoria, Queen Alexandra and 200 Jewish children evacuated from Europe in Operation Kindertransport all found solace within her walls. Whatever happened to these Jewish children? What are their memories of Wartime Gwrych? The answers to these questions and many other interesting facts about Gwrych Castle and Estate can be found inside this highly researched and interesting book!


Gwrych Castle - Original 1960's Postcard ~ 50p

A beautiful and rare original postcard, commissioned by Leslie Salts in the 1960's when Gwrych was the 'Showplace of Wales'. This postcard was actually sold at Gwrych Castle and was last on sale there over 30 years ago!


Each book is signed by the author and comes with a free postcard!

Postage and Packing is £2.00 per Book


©Mark Baker 2003