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Treforest in the Parish of Llantwit Fardre

Business and Commerce Records
Cemeteries
Description and Travel
Directories

Business and Commerce Records

Details of extant records on Archives Network Wales for the following;

  • Metal Alloys (South Wales) Ltd records       1939-1970      "The Treforest Industrial Estate was granted Special Area status in the 1930s as part of the government's response to high levels of unemployment in the south Wales coalfield. In the late 1930s, a large number of Jewish entrepreneurs and tradesmen fleeing persecution in Germany and Central Europe re-located to Treforest. One such firm was Metal Alloys (South Wales) Ltd, founded by two Czech Jews, Dr Roth and E. Lux,............................."

Cemeteries

The Glamorgan Family History Society have produced a set of microfiche containing Monumental Inscriptions for the following burial grounds :-

  • Saron Presbyterian Methodist Chapel

Description and Travel

Trefforest - on Wikipedia

Treforest ( and Trading Estate) - on the Rhondda Cynon Taf Libraries Heritage Trail site

Directories

Transcript of name listing for Pontypridd, and district, from Commercial and Trade Directories, for the years:-

 

1880 (Slaters Directory)

 

 

Treforest in the Parish of Llantwit Fardre [Last Updated : 31 Oct 2010 - Gareth Hicks]