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Caption for Ynyshir, The Park C1965: As we have seen even the smallest colliery village wherever it may be in the Rhondda Valleys has its own park. This one looks more suited to the youngsters of the area with its swings and slide. The pit engine house and shaft is now in the distance.

Memories of Ynyshir

I was evacuated to Ynyshir during the last war. My two sisters and I were looked after by the wonderful Gladys ,William and son Royston Rowley family at 11 Wind Street. Could not have wished for a lovelier family. I went to the local school and attended the Methodist Church regularly. Remember sheep waking down the mountain, (...Read full memory)

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