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Abersychan and Garndiffaith Local History Group

Publications For Sale

Now Available - 'Iron to Coal - The Further Evolution of Abersychan, Talywain, Garndiffaith and Varteg 1900 - 1939. Price £14.

This book is the follow up to 'Into the Melting Pot' the history of our area to 1900 and which sold out in five months. The above price includes postage and packing for a limited period.

Abersychan and Garndiffaith Local History Group Publications

  • Journals: Issues 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 @ £2.00: 7, 8, 9, 10 @ £3.00
  • The Melting Pot - the Evolution of Abersychan, Talywaun, Garndiffaith, Varteg @ £10.00 - DVD Version only - £6
  • WW2 : Local Memories 1939-45 @ £6.00
  • Recall: Local Memories of WW2 @ £5.00
  • WW2 Blenheim Bomber L8610 Crash at Abersychan @ £2.00

Marguerite Shaw

  • Marguerite's Trilogy - We Shall Sing Again, Shall We Meet Again, Love Will Come Again
  • Children of the Schoolhouse
  • Mary Wilcox
  • Varteg School 1873 to 1995 and A Step Into The Past

Ken Clark

  • Talywain at War 1939 to 1945 @ £2.00
  • Talywain Tales @ £2.00

 

For further information contact 01495 773073.


Last Modified on: 05-11-2015

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Textiles celebrating 100 years of women's suffrage. An exhibition focusing on textile art and political expression to mark the Centenary of Women's Suffrage. In the early 20th Century women used skills learned at home to give voice to their political struggle; in aprons, ribbons and banners they visually propelled their call for universal suffrage to a wider audience.
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