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Oct 9, 2019
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

One of Wales' oldest skew bridges crosses the canal at Govera, near Pontypool. It was simpler to build stone bridges at right angles, but the engineer for this part of the canal had worked for the innovative William Jessop ...

Oct 2, 2019
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

Annie Breese, from a prominent Machynlleth family, began working on hospital ships soon after the First World War broke out. By November 1914 she had already made 11 return trips between England and ...

Sep 24, 2019
Category: General
Posted by: RhodriC

When Marged ferch Ifan wasn't wrestling, pulling pints, shoeing horses, doing carpentry or playing the harp, she could be found loading her boat with copper ore near Nant Peris, Snowdonia. She would row the laden ...