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Very interesting

Popped here on my lunch break and is an ideal and very interesting place for a quick visit... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christopher E
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Great period building left to go to waste

I let be seeing the old copper works buildings in South Wales reminds me of the pictures I us r to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Nathaniel-Richards
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Plasmarl, Swansea, Wales
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Popped here on my lunch break and is an ideal and very interesting place for a quick visit. Certainly plan to visit again soon with the family

Thank Christopher E
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I let be seeing the old copper works buildings in South Wales reminds me of the pictures I us r to look at this building has been left I a sad state and I hope one day it can be used for remembering industrial South...More

Thank Nathaniel-Richards
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very interesting stroll around this copper works site.Lovely walk along the banks of the Tawe. Well recommended and it's free.

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Reviewed November 6, 2017 via mobile

I went on the last monthly tour a couple of weeks ago before the winter break. It was led by a very knowledgeable volunteer guide. It was fascinating to be given such an informative insight into the past as well as the future as we...More

Thank SueJ199
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Reviewed August 30, 2017

This tour only runs once a month between May and October but is fascinating. We all know how important coal was to Wales but this is the story of how this area of Swansea became the Worlds most important copper smelting area - but also...More

Thank Melanie D
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