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Industrial Wales
Machen
Collieries, Tinplate Works, Quarries and Locomotive works
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The Industrial History and Archaeology of Machen in the Southern Rhymney Valley

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Machen Quarry and railway     Small levels and mills     The BMR and forge tramroad     Collieries to the South     Machen Forge and BMR viaduct

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Draethen lead mines     Bedwas and Rudry     The Central valley - Caerphilly to Bargoed and Senghenydd     The Northern Valley - Bargoed to Rhymney and Darren

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