Rhigos – Rhondda valleys, Wales

Rhigos – Rhondda valleys, Wales

Rhigos – Rhondda valleys, Wales

7th of November 2018

Around sunset

Sony A7R II + Laowa 105mm F/2 STF manual lens

At the bottom right you can see Tower Colliery (Welsh: Glofa’r Tŵr) – It was the oldest continuously working deep-coal mine in the United Kingdom, and possibly the world, until its closure in 2008. It was the last mine of its kind to remain in the South Wales Valleys. It was located near the villages of Hirwaun and Rhigos, north of the town of Aberdare in the Cynon Valley south Wales.

More info:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tower_Colliery

Rhigos – Rhondda valleys

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