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'Industrial Monmouthshire - The Leftovers'
Oakfield and Henllys
Oakfield Wireworks, Henllys Colliery and brickworks at Ty Coch and Llandowlais

The Industrial Archaeology and history of Oakfield and Henllys

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  Oakfield Wireworks and Brickworks,   Henllys Incline,   Henllys Colliery main adit,   Henllys Colliery upcast shaft,
  Reservoirs, Quarries and other bits and pieces.

or here to explore
the rest of Cwmbran and Pontnewydd     or     The brickworks of Cwmbran and their products.

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Historic photos of the area

Photos of Henllys Colliery, the incline and the brickworks when working seem to be very few and far between.
If anyone has any more they would like to share, they would be very welcome.
Just drop me an e-mail to industrialmon (at) gmail (dot) com.
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