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Pontardawe, locality, neath port talbot county borough, historic county of glamorgan ( morgannwg), southern wales. Collection of fiction and non- fiction books; dvds and cds for hire; audio books and large print books available; photocopier;. Also in the library is a leather bound booklet which gives the order of ceremony for the unveiling of the plaque. The society had branches in alltwen, pontardawe, rhos, trebanos and rhyd y rhos pontardawe history books fro. The " units covering this place" tab lists units whose boundaries contained pontardawe. We have a reception/ shop area where you can buy handcrafted gifts and local interest books, as well as a visitor information centre.
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The home and colonial store in high street, pontardawe c 1910. A comprehensive history of the workhouse by peter higginbotham. This historic building houses a main hall and foyer depicting the growth of rhos pontardawe history books pontardawe and its surrounding areas from neolithic to modern day. Originally part of the cilybebyll estate, the primrose colliery. The pontardawe grammar school world war 2 wooden plaque is now housed in rhos pontardawe history books the library, as the school has closed. Alltwen self catering holiday accommodation.
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It has a station on the railway, a post- office‡ under swansea, a one- arched- bridge of 80 feet in span over the tawe, and a church in the decorated. By 1796, the swansea canal had connected pontardawe with swansea docks. 30 pm: local history afternoon: 2nd wednesday of the. Find properties to buy in rhos pontardawe history books neath road, rhos, pontardawe, swansea sa8 with the uk' s largest data- driven property portal. Pontardawe, glamorgan [ bibliography] the pontardawe poor law union was created on 26th march 1875 and comprised seven parishes that had previously formed part of the neath and swansea poor law unions, namely cilybebyll, llanguicke, mawr, rhyndwclydach, ynysymond, ystradgynlais higher, and ystradgynlais lower. An underground disaster occurred here on the 13th of october 1858, when the fumes of an engine boiler suffocated 14 men and boys.
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