Bailey Trail (Mynydd Llangatwg, Lonely Shepherd, Llangattock Quarries)
Date: Wednesday, September 13th
Time: 10.00am – 4.00pm
Starting/Finishing Point: Brynmawr Museum, Market Square, Brynmawr, NP23 4AJ
(SO 1915 1175). Finish: Brynmawr Museum
Distance: 9 miles/14.4km
Leader: Frank Olding 07971 081647
Booking: 01495 742333
The Industrial Archaeology of Mynydd Llangatwg associated with the infamous Crawshay and Joseph Bailey, the Nantyglo Ironmasters. The walk will cover the Darren Tramroad, the Lonely Shepherd Quarries, the Wern Watcyn Incline, Llangatwg Quarries and Bailey’s 1829 tramroad.
Walking boots, waterproofs and packed lunch essential.