Ynysfach Engine House
The Ynysfach Engine House was built in 1836 for the adjacent
Ynysfach Ironworks. They were owned by the Crawshay family -
who also owned the world famous Cyfarthfa Ironworks.
The Ynysfach works closed in closed in 1874 and consequently the
Engine House fell into disuse. It was restored in 1989 and re-opend
as a heritage centre. It's currently open to the public and
offers you an introduction to the Merthyr Tydfil heritage story,
with a view of some of the internal engine house workings
If you haven't visited the Engine House before, take the
You can keep up to date with developments at Ynysfach Engine
House by visiting www.cyfarthfa.com.
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