Glamorgan Archives Blog: Discovering Glamorgan’s Past

Colliery Closures: The End of Era

Colliery Closures: The End of Era

The records of the National Coal Board and its predecessors held at Glamorgan Archives show the ups and downs of the coal industry in south.. Read More →

First World War

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'I hope to have a good passage' - llythrau busnes Capten Daniel Jenkins, 1902-11 Talk

'I hope to have a good passage' - llythrau busnes Capten Daniel Jenkins, 1902-11 Talk

  • 24/10/2018
  • 2:30 pm - 3:45 pm
  • Glamorgan Archives, Leckwith, Cardiff.

    Join Dr David Jenkins as he discusses the life of sea Captain Daniel Jenkins, as described in his letters.

    N.B. This event will be held in Welsh. Simultaneous translation will be available but must be booked in advance

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