AARON BRUTE'S LEVEL, BLAENAVON

Site Details



NPRN
307044
Map Reference
SO20NW
Grid Reference
SO2481908801
Unitary (Local) Authority
Torfaen
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Blaenavon
Type of Site
LEVEL
Broad Class
Industrial
Period
Post Medieval

Site Description

A partially buried coal and ironstone level entry built by Aaron Brute between 1812 and 1818, and disused by 1843. The iron bridge adjacent (nprn 307045), which formerly carried a tramroad to the level, was built before 1832.
(Information from Peter Wakelin, Cadw, 20 June 2000)
B.A.Malaws, 15 November 2002.

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