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British Industrial History

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Blaenavon Industrial Landscape

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Blaenavon Industrial Landscape, a World Heritage Site in South Wales, is a large area of historic landscape, buildings and monuments which has evolved around the historic Blaenavon Ironworks. The site as a whole is considered to be one of the best examples in the world of a landscape created by coal mining and ironmaking in the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries. Also includes Big Pit, Blaenavon

See Also

  • Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historic Monuments of Wales [1]
  • [2] Website