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May, 1894

  • 21 May

    The Treherbert Murder

    MUCH EXCITEMENT IN THE RHONDDA. Opinion is General that Margaret Jenkins Could Not Have Been Responsible for Her Horrible Action. The terrible crime which was committed at Tynewydd on Friday afternoon by Mrs. Jenkins, wife of a collier, has caused a profound sensation throughout the Rhondda Valleys, and especially in …

June, 1891

  • 30 June

    Blaencwm Shooting Affray

    At Ystrad Police-court on Monday Dd. Davies was brought up on remand charged with shooting Eli J Baker with intent to murder at Blaencwm huts. Dr. Warbueton (Trehebert) deposed to examining prosecutor on the Saturday night when the affray took place. He was conscious, but in a state of collapse. …

September, 1872

  • 21 September

    Gun Accident

    A serious gun accident happened near Blaenrhondda, on Tuesday. It seems that a man named William Evans went out with a gun for the purpose of shooting birds. In loading the gun, either through inexperience or neglect, he charged it too heavy, so that in letting it off the gun …