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Treforest in the Parish of Llantwit Fardre
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,............................."
The Glamorgan Family History Society have produced a set of microfiche containing Monumental Inscriptions for the following burial grounds :-
- Saron Presbyterian Methodist Chapel
You can see pictures of Treforest which are provided by:
Transcript of name listing for Pontypridd, and district, from Commercial and Trade Directories, for the years:-
You can see the administrative areas
in which Treforest has been placed at times in the past.
Select one to see a link to a map of that particular area.
You can see maps centred on OS grid reference ST085891 (Lat/Lon: 51.593246, -3.322326), Treforest which are provided by: