Abstract: Images taken [during the opening of] Dee and Clwyd River Board's scheme to prevent flooding and to supply water to homes and industries in the Welsh and English borders, showing the Sun Inn in Glyndyfrdwy which would benefit from the scheme (GCH09724-GCH09725), the flood control barrage, on which a number of people are gathered (GCH09726-GCH09727), groups of attendees, including Major Gwilym Lloyd-George, Emlyn Garner Evans, James Idwal Jones, and T W Jones (GCH09728), Major Gwilym and Lady Megan Lloyd-George (GCH09730), and Sir Geoffrey Summers orating at the official opening (GCH09732).
Part of: Casgliad Geoff Charles Collection,
Charles, Geoff, 1909-2002.
Title assigned by cataloguer., A selection of the images have been published and appeared in Y Cymro, 5 July 1956.
Computer file. Aberystwyth : National Library of Wales, 2000-2002 (Geoff Charles digitisation project) Original, master file captured in uncompressed TIFF format. Minimal tonal adjustments using levels and curves in PhotoShop. Master files archived as pc format TIFFS. On-screen display files resized and adjusted for viewing on gamma 2.2 monitors in PhotoShop and saved in JPEG format. 9 image files; Heidelberg Nexscan F4100 capture device using Linocolor v6.0.4 software. Filter settings: light contour-0.5, dark countour-0.5, smoothnes-0.6, countour width-1.0, scan spot size-4.0. Target resolution for hi-res capture was 300dpi at a factor of 450% resulting in +/- 6000 x 5000 pixels; screen res:+/- 600 x 500 pixels at 72dpi; screen-res and thumbnail copies use jpeg compression at setting: 7 in Adobe Photoshop v6.0; 8 bit grayscale; hi-res TIFFs: Gray Gamma 1.8 icc profile embedded.
2001 ; scanned. Reprographic Unit, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion ; capture device operator : Simon Evans.
Subject: [Lloyd George, G. (Gwilym) , Evans, Emlyn Hugh Garner , Jones, J. Idwal (James Idwal) , Jones, T. W. (Thomas William) , Lloyd George, Megan , Sir Summers, Geoffrey , Sun Inn Glyndyfrdwy (Corwen, Wales) , Dee and Clwyd River Authority. ]