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The early days of Sirhowy and Tredegar

Jones, Oliver.

The early days of Sirhowy and Tredegar

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Published by Tredegar Historical Society in Tredegar .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Oliver Jones.
ContributionsTredegar Local History Society.
The Physical Object
Pagination128p.,8plates :
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22808870M
ISBN 100950105309


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The "obvious" one is outside the Railway Tavern; could the one in the picture be the other one. My guess (and it's just a guess) is that it is on the patch of ground just outside where the school used to be on Sirhowy Hill.

Early Days of Sirhowy and Tredegar by Jones, Oliver. Great Britain: Tredegar Historical Society. Hardcover.

pages. Bibliography. Black and white photographic plates. "The early history of Sirhowy and Tredegar is more or less the history of the Industrial Revolution in microcosm." - Preface.

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Tredegar was again brought to fame with Tredegar Medical Aid Society An old organisation, the Doctor and School Fund, was developed into the Medical Aid Society and brought into being mainly by the work of it's Secretary, Mr Walter Conway who took office in Orphaned as an infant and brought up at the workhouse, Walter Conway was an.

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Jones. The Early Days of Sirhowy and Tredegar: Jones, Oliver: Books - Skip to main Hello, Sign in. Account & Lists Account Returns & Orders. Try. Prime Cart. Books Go Search Hello Select your address Author: Oliver Jones. Tredegar Museum was founded in the s by Tredegar Historical Society and the founder member Mr Oliver Jones, local Historian and author of The Early Days of Sirhowy and Tredegar.

The museum is now managed by the Tredegar History and Archive Society. Today it is run by local people with a true love and passion for the town of Tredegar, South. The Sirhowy Tramroad was a plateway built to convey the products of ironworks at Tredegar to Newport, South opened in between Tredegar and Nine Mile Point, a location west of Risca, from where the Monmouthshire Canal Company operated a tramroad to Newport.

The Sirhowy Tramroad was operated at first by horse traction, but early locomotives were used, and a passenger.

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Toggle navigation Join Now Log In. Mighty Ape. Oliver Jones' book is still under copyright, so I'm reluctant to publish any more, but (as far as I know), the copyright has lapsed on Evan Powell's book. I would be quite happy to do the donkey work on digitising it ready to be put on a website (, maybe?) Mike: 3 L.

Early life. Williams was born near Argoed, Sirhowy Valley, Monmouthshire, Wales, with much of his childhood spent near the then village of Blackwood, also living for some periods in Caerphilly and was fortunate enough not only to have a fair amount of schooling, and becoming literate in both English and Welsh, but also having the character to be self-educated, particularly studying.

InThomas Ellis, the Chief Engineer of Tredegar Iron Company, was authorised to purchase a steam locomotive from the Stephenson Company. The steam engine was built at Tredegar Works and made it's maiden trip on December 17th The journey from Tredegar to Newport carried a load of 50 tons at an average speed of 6 miles per hour.

The Tredegar Museum. Tredegar Museum was founded in the s by Tredegar Historical Society and the founder member Mr Oliver Jones, local Historian and author of The Early Days of Sirhowy and Tredegar.

The museum is now managed by the Tredegar History and Archive Society. Oxfam Bookshop Harrogate A well preserved copy of this history of the Welsh mining town, its "dramatic and oft violent past" including the massacre of Chartists by soldiers in November Dark blue cloth, gilt; unmarked.

Dustwrapper edgeworn with closed tears and losses, old tape repair to lower front inside (just visible outside). Attractive owner bookplate front pastedown, signed and.

Coordinates. The Bedwellty Union Workhouse was situated in Georgetown, is miles ( km) from the Nanybwtch Junction AThe building was in existence for approximately years.

The workhouse building was also used as athe site where the building once stood, there is a housing estate known as St James Park. Ian Stevenson, owner of Tredegar Pet Shop and Pet Supplies, says the virus has kept people out of shops (Image: Jillian MacMath) The year-old.

The Early Days of Sirhowy and Tredegar (Risca: Tredegar Historical Society). Jones, T. The History of Brecknockshire, Vol II, part ii. Powell, E. History of Tredegar (Newport: South Wales Argus) RCAHMW An Inventory of the Ancient Monuments in Brecknock (Brycheiniog); The Prehistoric and Roman Monuments, Part I, US vii.

The location is that of Tredegar. According to Oliver Jones, The Early Days of Sirhowy and Tredegar (Risca: Tredegar Historical Society, ), "Uwchlaw y Coed () means 'Hand above the Woods' and covers the entire stretch of land on the western side of the Sirhowy river from Nantybwch to a.

Tredegar (pronounced / t r ɪ ˈ d iː ɡ ər /, Welsh: [trɛˈdeːɡar]) is a town and community situated on the banks of the Sirhowy River in the county borough of Blaenau Gwent, in the southeast of the historic boundaries of Monmouthshire, it became an early centre of the Industrial Revolution in historic Tredegar Iron Works in Richmond, Virginia, United States was.

The Early Days of Sirhowy and Tredegar. Risca: The Starling Press. Adams, J.L. "Poverty. List of companies of the United Kingdom K-Z (10, words) exact match in snippet view article find links to article iron works and coal mining company, – It was formerly.

Although this early proposal was never carried out, a network of tramroads was established across the district. Inthe Canal Act of the 26th June sanctioned the construction of the Sirhowy Tramroad. Civic and cultural life, to 8. Tredegar Medical Aid Society 9. Mam War and conflict, to Post-war Tredegar, – present day 9.

Geological History Geological History ‘Pre-industrial’ background – pre Early phase of. The last train to run on the Sirhowy Valley line from Nantybwch junction to Tredegar and then on via Risca to Newport, was on J Jones about early tram roads. The Tredegar. The detailed map shows coronavirus cases on a rolling seven day or day a village and ward in the Sirhowy Valley, north of Tredegar, and Caerphilly announce schools closing early for.

The Monmouthshire Railway and Canal Company was a canal and railway company that operated a canal and a network of railways in the Western Valley and Eastern Valley of Newport, started as the Monmouthshire Canal Navigation and opened canals from Newport to Pontypool and to Crumlin from Numerous tramroads connected nearby pits and ironworks with the canal.

Sirhowy Railway Last updated Ma The Sirhowy Tramroad was a plateway built to convey the products of ironworks at Tredegar to Newport, South opened in between Tredegar and Nine Mile Point, a location west of Risca, from where the Monmouthshire Canal Company operated a tramroad to Newport.

The Sirhowy Tramroad was operated at first by horse traction, but early.