Tin Works and Waterfall, Aberdulais Falls

Record ID:  MNA167281 / MNA167281
Record type:  Monument
Protected Status: Scheduled Monument
NT Property:  Aberdulais Falls; Wales
Civil Parish:  Blaenhonddan; Castell-nedd Port Talbot - Neath Port Talbot
Grid Reference:  SS 7720 9971
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Visible remains, which include a reconstructed water wheel, belong to the tinplate period that began in 1830. It is a split site, with the upper works abandoned in circa 1890, and the lower works continuing until 1939.

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Monument Types

  • INDUSTRIAL SITE (Mid 19th C to Mid 20th C - 1835 AD to 1939 AD (Circa))
  • COPPER WORKS (Late 16th C - 1584 AD to 1584 AD)
  • CORN MILL (Unknown date)


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  • Scheduled Monument: Tinplate works at Aberdulais Falls (GM485)

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Associated Events

  • ENA9639 - Remote Sensing, Aberdulais Falls, Neath, Wales, Laser Scan

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