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National Slate Museum — Older people/memory — Cofio'r Cau/The End of the Line

Waterwheel plaque, by Art Patnaude

To commemorate 40 years since the closure of Dinorwig quarry the museum organised a series of events in 2009, as well as an exhibition in the temporary exhibition space.

The exhibition looked at the events leading up to the closure, the main reasons for the closure and the effect on the community immediately afterwards and in the years to follow.

The projected aimed to:

What the project did achieve:

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