Big Pit National Coal Museum

Activity One - Interactive Map

Carry out the 'drag and drop' exercise to build a map of Blaenavon. See the list of the key dates in Blaenavon's development to help you complete the map.

  • Click the link to launch the activity and follow the instructions. [ACTIVITY TO COME!]

Which one on the Evaluation Grid best describes you?

Trainee Inspector Assistant Inspector Senior Inspector

By using the date list, I can complete the 'drag and drop' exercise which shows how Blaenavon grew.

By completing the 'drag and drop' exercise and studying population figures, I understand that Blaenavon grew considerably in the 19th century. I can suggest some reasons why this is so.

I can imagine that I am a person returning to Blaenavon in 1842 and I can make observations about the growth of the town and how and why it has changed.