• Plait an iron rope competition Eisteddfod, 1956

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Great Mountain colliery team competing in the plait an iron rope competition at the Aberdare Eisteddfod, 1956
This photograph was taken by Geoff Charles and is part of a collection at The National Library of Wales.

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the fella in the middle is my maternal tatcu! Steve! Steve y Gof. and the fella at the far right is his old apprentice, Allan mercgannt. BVoth from Bethesda Road, Tumble, whose road is along the coal seam outcrop, where coal was first dug out of the ground by farmers centuries ago, like peat.

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