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Mar 6, 2020

War horse trouble in Aberthaw


The landlord of the Blue Anchor Inn at Aberthaw, Vale of Glamorgan, got a rude awakening as the First World War began in August 1914. He was ordered to surrender a horse for army use but handed it over to the authorities two days late. Accused of rejecting ...

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Posted by: RhodriC

the order, he was fined heavily. For more on the history of this centuries-old inn, which still has a thatched roof, use your smartphone to scan the HistoryPoints QR codes on the premises. Or click here