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May, 1910

  • 21 May

    Late Spring Foot Race

    Treherbert. On Saturday last, a 130 yards’ foot race for stakes of £10 a-side took place between W. Allen, Treherbert, and Tom Evans, Penyrenglyn, on the Treherbert Football Grounds. A crowd of several hundred witnessed the race. From the start it seemed that Evans had secured a short lead, but …

July, 1877

  • 20 July

    Lost on Blaencwm Mountain

    SERIOUS ACCIDENT Last Tuesday, as Evan Davies was walking from Glyn-neath to Blaencwm he lost his way on the mountains. About 10 o’clock he came in sight of Blaencwm, and when drawing towards the lights he suddenly fell over a high precipice. For some time he lay stunned, and when …