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Duffryn in the Parish of Aberdare

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Description and Travel

You can see pictures of Duffryn which are provided by:

Historical Geography

You can see the administrative areas in which Duffryn has been placed at times in the past. Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.

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Land and Property

  • Bruce family, Barons, Duffryn Aberdare
    • 17th cent-20th cent: deeds, family and estate papers
      [Glamorgan Archive Service, Cardiff - Reference: D/D Br]
    • 1974-82: estate office correspondents and accounts
      [Glamorgan Archive Service, Cardiff]
    • 1794-1799: account book
      [Glamorgan Archive Service, Cardiff]
  • Dyffryn Aberdar
    estate deeds, plans and file relating to collieries
    [Glamorgan Archive Service, Cardiff]


You can see maps centred on OS grid reference SO030003 (Lat/Lon: 51.692998, -3.404809), Duffryn which are provided by:


Middle Duffryn Colliery, Cynon Valley on the Welsh Coal Mines site

Middle Duffryn Colliery and the Aberdare Canal - on the Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site

Deep Duffryn Colliery (near Mountain Ash)  on the Welsh Coal Mines site