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Penderyn Quarry Line

The line dates from the mid-1780s when a horse-drawn tramway was built on a gentle gradient. The horses hauled trams from the quarry to the blast furnaces at Hirwaun ironworks. Coal, iron ore and limestone were the key ingredients in iron making - all found locally. In 1904, steam and later diesel locomotives replaced horses.


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Penyard Road
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CF44 9UJ


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