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  • GalleriesSenghenydd Disaster: Inspector of Mines notebooks

    31 July 2013

    [image: Sengenydd notebooks]

    View the notebooks made by the Inspector of Mines as he walked around the devistated workings immediately following the explosion at the Universal Colliery, Senghenydd - the worst mining disaster in the history of the British coalfields.

  • GalleriesAntarctic Penguins

    29 May 2012

    [image: Gentoo Penguin, Waterboat Point, Antarctic Peninsula. Image: T Sharpe]

    During the great age of Antarctic exploration, teams of scientists explored this last great frontier, bringing back new knowledge of the continent's rocks, weather and wildlife. To celebrate Captain Robert Falcon Scott’s 1910-13 British Antarctic Expedition, we focus on the Antarctic Penguin.

  • GalleriesAftermath: remembering the Great War in Wales

    10 November 2011

    [image: War memorial]

    The decision taken in 1915 to ban the repatriation of bodies from the battlefield had far reaching consequences in the commemoration process. Here we present a selection of the many hundreds of local war memorials built across Wales following the Great War