Nicknames

Do you know of anyone who worked in the colliery? Do you know what job they did? The miners were often given nicknames.

Nature

What different types of tree can you see here?

Pithead baths

How did the miners get clean? In 1931, Lady Windsor was among the first collieries in Wales to provide a pithead baths and first aid/medical treatment room. The residents of the village were also allowed to use the baths for a small fee (3d to … Continue readingPithead baths