“Te Party” Talysarn

27th November, 1879


This article in y Cenedl Cymreig just shows how many women of Talysarn were not ‘idle frivolous girls, organising and competing in this giant tea party in 1875…. The mixture of their names + the house names = as evocative as anything of the lives of Merched Chwarel in the peak of the quarrying industry.

Story contributed by Lindsey Colbourne