Old Maps of Ebbw Vale

Historic Maps of Ebbw Vale and the local area.

I was born in Ebbw Vale in 1953, my family name is Price. I remember being on holiday at my grandfather's and grandmother's house - it was called The Slate House in New Town, I believe. My grandfather's nickname was Dinkey; he was a blacksmith at the marine pit where my father worked and 3 of his brothers. We (...Read full memory)

My memories as a son of a daughter of the valleys are: Rugby allowed in for free a half time Trains, lying in bed hearing the clang of the wagons moving coal and steel to and from the works Armageddon when the furnaces blasted Chasing and riding bare back on the wild ponies Collecting all the keys from (...Read full memory)