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Abertillery Junior Rugby Football Teams – An Early History

The Abertillery Junior Rugby Teams. During the relatively short history of Abertillery, the town has had many teams in connection with rugby football, including the senior sides of Blaenau Gwent R.F.C., Abertillery, the various chapel and church teams, school teams along with the town’s junior teams including the Harlequins, Crusaders, Abertillery United, Wednesday’s team and the Boccolonians just to name ... Read More »

An Old Tyleryan’s Association Membership Card

An Old Tyleryan’s Association Membership Card. The Old Tyleryan’s membership card. Size 3″ x 4″ inches. Following is a Link to – The Old Tyleryan’s Association.                     This membership card belonged to Mr Jack Selwyn and was kindly donated by his daughter Mrs Judith Chamberlain. Read More »

The Marine Colliery Pithead Baths – Opening Ceremonial Plaque

The Marine Colliery Pithead Baths – Opening Ceremonial Plaque. The original opening ceremonial Pithead Baths Plaque. Made from a copper alloy with white lettering inlay. Size of the plaque is 18″ x 24″ inches. Size with the mount is 24″ x 30″ inches. Weight of the plaque is 9kgs, with mount it is 13.7kgs. The Official Opening. On Saturday 4th ... Read More »

MR BLUE SKY/ONE SUMMER DREAM…….BELGIUM

A Side……. Mr Blue Sky B Side……. One Summer Dream Label/No……. United Artists 4C006-60450 Pressed in ……. Belgium Notes……. The ELO World Tour Concert held at the Vorst National, Brussels Belgium Thursday 18th May 1978 is advertised on the back cover of the record, I have the concert ticket in my collection. Read More »

MR BLUE SKY/ONE SUMMER DREAM…….BELGIUM

A Side……. Mr Blue Sky B Side……. One Summer Dream Label/No……. United Artists 4C006-60450 Pressed in ……. Belgium Notes……. This pressing has the 2nd issue label on side one with the SABAM company printed lower right, though the first issue on side two showing the same SABAM print on the upper left. The ELO World Tour Concert held at the ... Read More »

A Victor Lamp

A Victor Lamp.  This Victor Lamp L-406 was found locally and was used underground in one of the Abertillery Coalmines. It is made from Iron and a soft Metal Alloy and Glass. Size 14″ inches x 8″ inches. Weight 7.6kgs. This lamp would have been used in the 1960’s and 1970’s and placed on most conveyor belt transfer points etc. ... Read More »

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