Deeds and plans relating to the Sirhowy Tram Road and Argoed Genot Farm, Bedwellty, Monmouthshire, 1822-1906.
Sirhowy Tram Road Plan, 1822; Bedwellty, part of Argoed Genot Farm Deeds, 1828-1906
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Administrative / Biographical History
Additions to the Sirhowy Tram Road, Monmouthshire, was proposed by John Jones, with improvements by civil engineer, John Hodgkinson in 1822. The road was intended to run between Sirhowy and Tredegar Iron Works to Dyffrin. Argoed Genot Farm, Bedwellty was located close to the tram road and included coal deposits which were mined during the 20th century.
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Sirhowy Tram Road Plan, 1822; Bedwellty, part of Argoed Genot Farm Deeds, 1828-1906.
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