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Llandeilo & Llandovery Canal projects

Description of Llandeilo & Llandovery Canal projects: Various propsals for canals in the Loughor valley none of which ever came to fruition.

History of Llandeilo & Llandovery Canal projects: In 1770 the first proposal was made for acanal from coal mines at Ammanford to the navigable River Loughor. This was followed in 1793, 1810, 1817 and 1824 by other canal proposals none of which were ever authorised or built.
For more details see the History page.

 

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