Cymdeithas Hanes Resolfen History Society

A web log for the Resolven History Society which publishes articles and stories related to Resolven and the immediate surroundings.

Friday, June 25, 2010

More scenes from Acton Scott

Our Chairman, Mr Gwyn Thomas has given the website a series of images of our outing to Acton Scott.

A woodpile for the firing of the brick kiln.

The brick kiln

The members eye the schoolroom ( also the tea room ).

The pig sty.

The cider press with Home Farm in background.

Shire Horses

At last!! the Tearoom - sorry the schoolroom!!!

Some people are easily amused - its not a real cow Jean !!

An exhibition of butter making.

Each pat of butter is done to a shape peculiar to the area of production. In Wales, butter is traditionally made in a circular shape.

Many thanks to Gwyn for happy memeories of a wonderful day.