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Blaenavon Ironworks/ Gwaith Haearn Blaenafon

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Alexandra
Alexandra
March 20, 2017
A peek back in time! You realise how luck we are nowadays once you been here.
Jacqui
Jacqui
February 01, 2017
Blaenavon grew around an ironworks[3] opened in 1788, part of which is now a museum.[4] The steel-making and coal mining industries followed, boosting the town's population to over 20,000 at one time,[5] but since the ironworks closed in 1900 and the coal mine in 1980, the population has declined. …
Richard
Richard
August 15, 2016
Blaenavon Ironworks is a former industrial site which is now a museum in Blaenavon in Wales. The ironworks was of crucial importance in the development of the ability to use cheap, low quality, high sulphur iron ores worldwide. It was the site of the experiments by Sidney Gilchrist Thomas and his…
Mary
Mary
May 17, 2016
Its a world Heritage site. It has a row of old miners/iron workers cottages done in different periods of history form 1790. it is regarded as one of the places where the industrial Revolution started. Free to visit.
Rocky
Rocky
August 25, 2014
Blaenavon Ironworks offers a real step back in time to the height of the industrial revolution. This was the setting for an ingenious multi-furnace ironworks established toward the end of the 18th cen

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North Street
Wales, NP4 9RN
Téléphone+44 1495 792615
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