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CYFARTHFA CANAL, MERTHYR TYDFIL

Site Details




NPRN
232778
Map Reference
SO00SW
Grid Reference
SO043043
Unitary (Local) Authority
Merthyr Tydfil
Old County
Glamorgan
Community
Troed-y-rhiw
Type of Site
CANAL
Broad Class
TRANSPORT
Period
18th Century, Post Medieval

Site Description
The Cyfarthfa Canal is a long-derelict tub-boat canal, probably cut in the late 1770s from a junction on the Canaid Brook near Cwm Pit (nprn 33467) to Cyfarthfa Yard. It was in use to 1835-40.
B.A.Malaws, RCAHMW, August 1978.
  
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