History of Abercarn, Caerphilly, Wales in photos
A small historical reference
Date of foundation:
Population: 5 352
Ceremonial county: Gwent
Historic County: Monmouthshire
Brass Foundry on left, Tin Works on the right
Early motor car in the canal, 1912
Newport and Abercarn Colliery
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