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'''Blaenavon''' is a town in [[Gwent]], [[South Wales]].  The Blaenavon Industrial Landscape has been named a [[UNESCO_World_Heritage_List|World Heritage site]] by UNESCO.
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'''Blaenavon''' is a town in [[Monmouthshire]], [[South Wales]].  The Blaenavon Industrial Landscape has been named a [[UNESCO_World_Heritage_List|World Heritage site]] by UNESCO.
  
 
[[Image:Blaenavon.jpg|thumb|300px|Blaenavon from the grounds of the Big Pit museum]]
 
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* <see name="The Big Pit" address="" phone="" hours="Dec-Jan: 10AM–4:30PM, Feb-Nov: 9:30AM–5PM" price="Free" url="http://www.museumwales.ac.uk/en/bigpit/">The National Museum of Wales has turned this former coal mine into a look back at what mining life was like in days gone by.  The highlight of the trip is an underground tour of the mine itself, led by a retired Welsh miner.</see>
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* <see name="The Big Pit" address="" phone="01495 790311" hours="Dec-Jan: 10AM–4:30PM, Feb-Nov: 9:30AM–5PM" price="Free" url="http://www.museumwales.ac.uk/en/bigpit/">The National Museum of Wales has turned this former coal mine into a look back at what mining life was like in days gone by.  The highlight of the trip is an underground tour of the mine itself, led by a retired Welsh miner.</see>
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Latest revision as of 17:43, 6 December 2009

Blaenavon is a town in Monmouthshire, South Wales. The Blaenavon Industrial Landscape has been named a World Heritage site by UNESCO.

Blaenavon from the grounds of the Big Pit museum

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  • The Big Pit, 01495 790311, [1]. Dec-Jan: 10AM–4:30PM, Feb-Nov: 9:30AM–5PM. The National Museum of Wales has turned this former coal mine into a look back at what mining life was like in days gone by. The highlight of the trip is an underground tour of the mine itself, led by a retired Welsh miner. Free.  edit
  • Blaenavon Ironworks.  edit

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