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Journal – Edition 1

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 Contents

  • A Journey from Tredegar to Pennsylvania - Transcribed by Peter M. Jones
  • Blaenau Gwent Local Studies Centre Tredegar Library, a hidden resource? - Janet Karn.
  • Heritage Forum 2007 - A. Martin.
  • The Historian’s Evidence: Bedwellty Parish Register - Jeff Darkins.
  • The Brynmawr Experiment, Brynmawr Furniture - Brynmawr Museum Society.
  • A Guide to Street Names of Brynmawr - Eifion Lloyd Davies.
  • Fire and Destruction at Brynmawr - Peter M. Jones, Edwin Jones

Journal – Edition 10

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Contents

  • Coalbrookdale
  • A Local Puzzle
  • Bedwellty Park Ice house
  • Glan-yr-Afon House
  • Ebbw Vale Steelworks
  • “Killing The Goose”
  • Walter John Conway
  • The Railway Tavern
  • Sir Daniel Gooch
  • Early NHS Experiences
  • Private Parry
  • Ray Roberts of Rhymney
  • “Stealing Coal?”
  • A Pontlottyn Level.
  • Davies Brothers’ Level, Bryn Oer
  • Black Houses.
  • Councillor & Culprit
  • Diseases in 19th Century Tredegar
  • “Myths & Legends”
  • “Aunty Lizzie”.
  • The Beacons’ Memorial Cairn
  • Quoits at Nantyglo.
  • Appeals for Information

Journal – Edition 11

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Contents

  • The Brecon Canal, Two Hundred Years of History - Editorial
  • The Birth of Rhymney - Dr. Colin Morgan.
  • Rhymney’s Egyptian Furnaces - Editorial.
  • “While Shepherds Watched...” - Jeff Darkins.
  • Crawshay Bailey - T. Eric Davies.
  • Beaufort Water Tunnel - Editorial.
  • Jack The Fifer - John Morgan
  • “Murderville” - Eifion Lloyd Davies
  • Tredegar’s Jewish Community - George Derrick
  • Editorial:
  • Going To The Pictures
  • Brynmawr’s “Gwalia” Boot Factory
  • A Local Tragedy
  • The Patches
  • The Sirhowy Tramroad.
  • Robert Thomson Crawshay of Cyfartha.
  • SUPPLEMENT – COMMEMORATING TREDEGAR’S 1911 ANTI-JEWISH RIOTS.
  • The Great Unrest - John Morgan
  • Immigration into Blaenau Gwent - Eifion Lloyd Davies
  • The Perfect Storm - Peter Morgan Jones

Journal – Edition 12

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Contents

  • A Local Hero - Norman Griffiths
  • Keeping your eyes open - Eifion Lloyd Davies
  • Ty Trist Colliery, Tredegar - Editor
  • Forgotten Voices - Nathan Alexander Matthews
  • Blaen Onneu Cairnfield - Editor
  • Forgotten Railways - Paul Crawley
  • Hill’s Tramroad, Pwll Ddu - Editor
  • The Rhymney Truck Act Case of 1886 - Dr. Colin Morgan/ Eifion Lloyd Davies etc.
  • Bring Back The Stocks - Editor
  • Cefn Golau Cholera Cemetery - Dr. Colin Morgan
  • Ebbw Vale Steel Works - Editor
  • Ebbw Vale Garden Festival - Editor
  • Rhys Davies & The American Connection - Peter Morgan Jones
  • SUPPLEMENT The 1849 Californian Gold Rush

Journal – Edition 13

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Contents

  • Editorial:
  • Forging Iron
  • The Curse of Cholera
  • A Rhymney Bridge Level
  • Crickhowell & Industry
  • Saints’ Day
  • Memories of 1930’s Tredegar - George Derrick.
  • Usk Vale & Glanusk Park.
  • Glimpses from the past -  Howard Robinson.
  • Brecon Boat
  • Ebbw Vale Office Staff
  • Nantyglo Housing
  • John Jones (Mathetes) -  Jeff Darkins
  • Pages from Rhymney’s Penuel Register - Jeff Darkins.
  • Rhymney Tennis Club in the 1920’s  - Dr. Colin Morgan.
  • Cold, Colder, Coldest -  Peter Morgan Jones.
  • Sirhowy in 1932  - Evan Powell
  • SUPPLEMENT
  • Street Singers of 1926 - W. Irving Davies

Journal – Edition 14

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CONTENTS
  • Tretower in the Early 19th Century - Editorial
  • Rhymney’s “Cant Jazz Band - Dr. Colin Morgan
  • Walter Conway - Editorial
  • Bedwellty Workhouse Stone - Editorial
  • Beaufort Pit Girls - Editorial
  • “Polished Brass” - Iwan Fox
  • Blaenavon’s “White Horse” - Nathan Alexander Matthews
  • “Nine Arches” - Editorial
  • Beaufort Brickyard Workers - Editorial
  • “Mauled by a Bear” - Brynmawr Museum
  • “Putting in Coal” - Editorial “The Celtic Myth” - Peter Morgan Jones
  • “Quoits in Brynmawr” - Eifion Lloyd Davies
  • “The Princetown Hoard Affair” - Peter Morgan Jones Heritage
  • Forum Plaques - Editorial
SUPPLEMENT
  • “Early Ironworks” - T. Eric Davies

Journal – Edition 15

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CONTENTS

  • Editorial
  • “Poor Bloody Infantry”-  John Llewellyn Davies
  • A Selective History - Colin Morgan
  • The Rhys Davies Puzzle - Nathan V.Madison & P.M.Jones
  • The 19th Century Merthyr-Brecon Road - Edit 1
  • Lady Llanover–Tyrant or Patriot? - Peter Morgan Jones.
  • Rhymney’s ‘Egyptian’ Furnaces - Edit.
  • Rhymney Heritage Walk & Drive - Dr. Colin Morgan & David Ralph Williams.
  • Edit 30. ‘PuddlerJim’ - Dr. Colin Morgan
  • Joseph Parry - Kenneth Bryant
  • Pen Bryn Oer Crash Site - Wayne Morris

Journal – Edition 16

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CONTENTS

  • Editorial
  • Ebbw Vale's 1914-18 Home Guard - Reverend Evan Price
  • A Ridge Too Far – Ralph James
  • A Collier’s Tribute – David Ralph Williams
  • Shrapnel & Surgery – The Williams’ Family
  • A Mametz Memorial – John Oxenham
  • Never So Innocent Again – Editor
  • My Dad, The Soldier – Haydn Davies
  • An Old Soldier Remembers – Richard Davies
  • Father & Son Together – Harry Pritchard
  • John Henry Williams VC – Editor
  • The Cobbler & His Shop – Howard Robinson
  • Brynmawr Market Hall – Eifion Lloyd Davies

Journal – Edition 17

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  • CONTENTS
  • Editorial
  • Beaufort Orchestral Society – Editor
  • A Military Family – Haydn Ll. Davies
  • A Remnant of ‘The Mons’ – A. Davies
  • Keeper’s or Keeper Pond?  – Photograph
  • Memories of Ty Trist Colliery – Derek Ll.Harding
  • Number Nine Colliery – Photograph
  • Punchin Brynmawr – Eifion Lloyd Davies
  • The End Of Local Rail – Gordon Hayward
  • 1865 Bedwellty Pits Disaster – Editor
  • Thinking of A Coach Trip? – Harry Pritchard
  • Where are these houses? – Photograph
  • A Tredegar Connection – Peter Morgan Jones
  • Pont Gwaith yr Haearn – Frank Olding
  • The Gilbern Car – Martyn Morgan Jones
  • A Ridge Too Far – Ralph James
  • Heritage Forum Web-Site – Information

Journal – Edition 18

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  • CONTENTS
  • Editorial
  • Troedrhiwgwair, Armageddon and All That - Brian Gardner
  • Welsh Women In Industry During WW2 - Janet Hicks
  • What Lies Beneath The Waters? - Peter Morgan Jones
  • Celebration of the Welsh in Patagonia - Dr. Colin Morgan
  • Ivor Bulmer Thomas and Llangua Church - Ken Palmer
  • The Brynbach Plaque - Editor
  • Safeguard Lodge No. 365 - Greg David
  • Education in 1842 - Editor
  • The Hounds of Hell - David Morgan
  • The Hafod Stones - Nicholas Beswick & Eifion Lloyd Davies
  • 2015 WW1 Commemoration Day - Editor

Journal – Edition 19

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  • CONTENTS
  • Editorial
  • The Swidenbanks at Tredegar – David Swidenbank
  • Furnace Slag, Rivers & Made Ground – Editor
  • Sea Cadets at Abertillery – Meg Gurney
  • Icehouses – Rackham & Others
  • Believe it or Not – George Derrick
  • A 1977 Jubilee Street Party – Howard Robinson
  • Masters & Men – Rhys Davies
  • Odd Expressions – Editor
  • Dating a Listed Farmhouse – Ken Palmer
  • SUPPLEMENT – Peter Morgan JonesWorld Wide Wales
  • Welsh Love Spoons
  • Welsh Music
  • Welsh Bards
  • The Welsh Language
  • Lady Llanover
  • Marcher Lords

Journal – Edition 2

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Contents

  • We are at War with Germany - ‘Laughter and Tears of Blaina People’.
  • A Tredegar Evacuee - Leslie Churchill
  • Dad’s Army It Was Not! - Peter Morgan Jones
  • A Wartime Evacuee in Blaina - Donald Percy, an extract from The Rose and The Thorn
  • Wartime Humour and Tragedy – stories from George Derreck, a Tredegar man now living in Ontario Canada - George Derreck
  • Mud on a Young Man’s Sleeve, Reminiscences of John Lawrence - Transcribed by Jeff Darkins
  • William Cecil Proll’s Experiences with the South Wales Borderers in Burma - William Cecil Proll
  • A Close Encounter with Mahatma Gandhi - Bert Westacott
  • The Royal Observer Corps 1936-1980 - Norman Griffiths
  • Wellington Bomber No. T2520 - A. Martin
  • The Story of Kadim Ali or the boy who got lost twice - Bert Westacott
  • War Time Memories:
  • AGPO Engineer - Aneurin Watkins
  • ATC Cadet - Keith Thomas
  • Extract from Ebbw Vale at War - Keith Thomas

Journal – Edition 20

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CONTENTS

  • Editorial    Forum
  • The 3rd Mons Stone    Forum
  • 'Ty Sara'    Pearl G. Jones
  • Quaker Influences in Brynmawr    Pearl G. Jones
  • Recollections of Agnes Jones    Barrie Davies
  • 'The Spaniard'    Archive Group
  • Sir Richard Colt Hoare    Peter Morgan Jones
  • A Tour of Blaenau Gwent, 1799    Peter Morgan Jones
  • Welsh Bards    Artsmagic
  • Lady Llanover    Artsmagic
  • Careg Waun Llech    Forum

Journal – Edition 21

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CONTENTS
  • Editorial
  • Little Really Changes - Gaius Petronius
  • Iron Works and Blaenau Farming – Dr Colin Morgan.
  • An 1807 Wye Navigation - David Morgan
  • Brynmawr Public House and Inns 1859 - Eifion Lloyd Davies
  • Crawshay Bailey - Editor
  • The Cyfartha Dynasty - Editor
  • Tredegar Had Talent - Basil Jones etc.
  • Strange But True - Varied
  • Kendal Ironworks - Peter Morgan Jones
  • Beaufort’s Old Parish Church - Wayne Morris
  • Anathema on Tredegar’s Clock - Diogenes
  • The Tredegar House Murders - Wayne Morris

Journal – Edition 22

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CONTENTS

  • Forum officers
  • Editorial
  • Blaenau Gwent Miners at War 1914-1919 - Ritchie Wood
  • Root and Branch: Growing your Family Tree- Janet Karn
  • Clydach Iron Works - Eifion Lloyd Davies
  • The Heritage Forum Website - Carolyn Jones
  • The Birth of Rhymney - Colin Morgan
  • Fire Tragedy in Red Lion Square, Tredegar - Alan James
  • Brynmawr's Jewish Community and the Lion of Judah- Eifion Lloyd Davies
  • The Contributors to this Journal
  • Information for Contributors

Journal – Edition 23

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CONTENTS

  • Forum Officers
  • Editorial
  • Hidden Landscapes Community Archaeology Project - Frank Olding
  • Jones the Flannel - Eifion Lloyd Davies
  • An unsung hero of Rorke’s Drift buried in Blaenau Gwent - Wayne Morris
  • Abergavenny Tradesmen enjoy party at Llanover Mansion in 1863 - Cliff Hendy
  • Brazil Novo Cambria and Blaenau Gwent - Colin Morgan
  • William Glynfab Williams 1855-1947  - Eifion Lloyd Davies
  • The Blaenau Gwent Society of “Dynolwyr” - Colin Morgan
  • The Contributors to this Journal