Crumlin Viaduct

Crumlin Viaduct – History

Crumlin Viaduct. Originally built to carry the Taff Vale extension of the Newport, Abergavenny and Hereford Railway across the River Ebbw at Crumlin. In May 1845 the Welshman Newspaper featured a report in connection with The Welsh Railways and the Vale of Neath, it stated that ” In addition to the Welsh Midlands Railways, a new railway company has been ... Read More »

Mr T. W. Kennard – Contractor of The Crumlin Viaduct

Mr T. W. Kennard. Thomas William Kennard was the 5th child of ten born to Mr Robert William Kennard and Mary Anne nee Challis on the 29th August 1825. Their other children are as follows – Mary Jane Kennard; Charlotte Anne Kennard; Ellen Kennard; Rev Robert Bruce Kennard; Thomas William Kennard; Arthur Challis Kennard; Henry Martyn Kennard; John Kennard; Howard ... Read More »

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