The following is a list of general information
sources used to compile the CardiffParks history pages. Sources specific to indivdual parks are covered in the relevent
A.A. Pettigrew: The Public Parks and Recreation
Grounds of Cardiff.
An unpublished account of the history of Cardiff's parks in six volumes,
available for reference in the Cardiff Library Local Studies Collection.
W. Nelmes: Public parks cover 2170 acres. Western Mail Jubilee Supplement Friday 28th October 1955 pages 22-23
1938 Inventory of Parks Buildings and Equipmentas html
This is a handwritten book, prepared as an insurance inventory in April 1938. This
book is currently in the care of the Cardiff Council's Parks Service.
The aerial photography unit of the Welsh Government, Cathays Park, Cardiff, CF10 3NQ
The Welsh Government can be contacted by telephone on 0300 0604400