Blue Bird Tea Rooms / Ty Gwyn

The Blue Bird Tearooms were owned by Henry Byrd of Coed-y-Celyn (I wonder if ‘Blue Bird’ was a play on the family name), in the 50’s, it had a large bluebird over the door, above the ‘Cafe’ sign.

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I wouldn’t fancy pulling out from the A470 onto the A5 if the road lay-out were like this today!

Ty Gwyn from Waterloo Bridge 1935

The Blue Bird Tea Rooms from Waterloo Bridge 1935

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