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Central Office of Information Photographic Collection

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File Reference DI2009_0384

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Catalogue Number C434787

Accession Number NA/GEN/92/108e

Scope and Content View of Peel Street Mosque, Cardiff, taken in 1964. Built in 1947, this was the first purpose-built mosque in Wales established by the sea-faring Yemeni community which settled around Cardiff docks. It was a white painted rendered building with a small dome and minarets, looked charming and traditional.

Collection Central Office of Information Photographic Collection

Medium photo

Date 1964

Reference COI/03/13

Archive Hierarchy Details

C5979 Central Office of Information Photographic Collection - Collection Level

C434769 Photographic prints showing places of worship in Wales, collated by the former Central Office of Information. - Group Level

C434787 View of Peel Street Mosque, Cardiff, taken in 1964. Built in 1947, this was the first purpose-built mosque in Wales established by the sea-faring Yemeni community which settled around Cardiff docks. It was a white painted rendered building with a sm - Item Level

Archive Associated Sites Details

NPRN Site Name Type of Site Community Collections Images
11800 PEEL STREET MOSQUE; NOOR EL ISLAM MOSQUE, MARIA STREET, CARDIFF;MARIA STREET MOSQUE MOSQUE Butetown 8 4