History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Remains of tramroad bridge at Aberdulais Falls Tinplate Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Blaenhonddan, Neath Port Talbot

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6802 / 51°40'48"N

Longitude: -3.7779 / 3°46'40"W

OS Eastings: 277176

OS Northings: 199429

OS Grid: SS771994

Mapcode National: GBR H4.56G2

Mapcode Global: VH5GN.G1M9

Entry Name: Remains of tramroad bridge at Aberdulais Falls Tinplate Works

Listing Date: 26 November 2003

Last Amended: 26 November 2003

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 82093

Building Class: Transport

Location: The former tinplate works are on the E bank of the Afon Dulais just N of Main Road. The remains of the tramroad bridge are attached to the E bank of the river.

County: Neath Port Talbot

Town: Neath

Community: Blaenhonddan

Community: Blaenhonddan

Locality: Aberdulais

Built-Up Area: Neath

Traditional County: Glamorgan

Find accommodation in
Neath

History

Substantial arch from a C19 tramway bridge to the Aberdulais industrial site. Originally of two arches it was much dilapidated by the mid C20 and one part was swept away by flood 1970 and the other part damaged. Restored by the National Trust.

Exterior

One arch of a two-arch tramroad bridge. Rubble stone with cut stone voussoirs to broad shallow elliptical arch. Stonework is much renewed and rubble parapets rebuilt.

Reasons for Listing

Included for industrial archaeological interest, as part of the industrial site at Aberdulais. The tinplate works are a Scheduled Ancient Monument (GM485).

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.