Penderyn Quarry Line 2024

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. In 1904, steam and later diesel locomotives replaced horses.


Operator: Brecon Beacons National Park Authority

Address: Penyard Road Hirwaun Rhondda Cynon Taff

  • Telephone: 01443 424 052
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