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For a copy of any of our publications, please send a cheque made payable to 'OHIHS Treasurer' to the following address:-
OHIHS Treasurer, c/o Oxford House Education Centre, Grove Road, Risca NP11 6GN
Please add £2.80 towards post and packing

The Cwmcarn Dam Disaster
by Tony Jukes

A Miner's Memories - Crumlin and the Navigation Colliery
by Albert V Clarke

Abercarn Furnace
drawn by Michael Blackmore

The Risca Merlin

Other research and discussion documents from our members


Other Publications

Look Back at Old Bedwas and Trethomas Vol.1 & Vol.2

Halls Tramroad

The Risca Merlin - back issues

The Risca Merlin is the Society's periodical journal with up to 26 pages in A5 format, containing short articles produced by OHIHS members.

Price: £1.50 + p&p

Contents of issue No 2

The Miners Safety Lamp
A View Through The Window
'Trade' Memorial Stones
Why Do We Need A Museum Trust?
Risca's 'Budding' Entrepeneurs
1871: Eastern Valley Superstition
How Do You Know Where To Find The Oldest Part Of A Town Or Village?

Contents of issue No 3

A Sticky Situation
Jemima's Sad Story
Edward Steer - A Forgotton Industrialist
The Story of Nurse Annie Brewer
The Eastern Valley Poor in the 1870s
The Opening of Britannia Foundry, Risca
Quiet Woman's Row
The Blackvein - What, Where and When
Our Columbian Press

Contents of issue No 4

Britannia Foundry, Risca - A Worker's Tale
The Story of Puddler Jim
Where Did the Welsh Go
The Afrtermath of the Prince of Wales Colliery Disaster
Early Risca Roads
The Story of Friar's Field - The Devil's Acre
The Collapse of Risca Viaduct
Colliery Place - A Forgotton Community
The Story of Pontypool Japanware
'Leaky Bridge'
Crumlin's Early Development

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