Eastern Valley – The story of Torfaen


During the last two hundred years the Eastern Valley of Torfaen has seen remarkable changes and the story of its industrial and social history is now told for the first time in a single volume by the well known author Chris Barber.

It provides a richly illustrated portrait of Torfaen, giving a detailed record of the industrial heritage of this fascinating area, and pays tribute to the wide assortment of people who have played such an important part in shaping the course of history in this remarkable corner of South East Wales.

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