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Jul 14, 2015 - Wool, Rapids and Cheese

It is difficult to believe its July. We woke up again to rain so we decided to head up the Teifi Valley and visit the Museum of the Welsh Woollen Industry at Drefach Felindre. In the 20th century this village was the heart of the Welsh wool trade with 43 working mills in and around the village. The national museum has been set up in one of these mills, the Cambrian Mills. The museum was fascinating, telling both the history of the Welsh woollen industry and the processes involved from raw wool to final product. After lunch we drove a...

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