Fox Talbot

Fox Talbot took a series of photographs the Swansea area in 1854 of women in Welsh costume entitled ‘Native Costumes of Gower’ which included:

  • ‘Fine Gooseberries’
  • ‘no more cockles – Penclawdd’
  • ”Any apples today – Swansea’

There is another by him entitled ‘Langland (Gower)- Selling Laver’

Swansea Museum 1896.125.111-114