Ynyscedwyn Ironworks Ruins 2024

In 1717 Ynyscedwyn Ironworks was producing 200 tons of pig iron per annum using local iron ore and limestone from Cribarth. Local myth suggests that when Ynyscedwyn Ironworks was at its most productive the gates of Buckingham Palace were made there. The ironworks are the most iconic sight for the town with only the walls and chimney stack still standing.


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