Original Series

BBC Wales takes two families on an epic journey back in time. Their destination: 19th century Snowdonia and a life of farming and quarrying that will test them to their limits.

  • Episode 9

    9/9 Emotions run high as the families time on their 1890 smallholding draws to a close.

    First broadcast: 05 Nov 2010

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  • Episode 8

    8/9 In the final week for the families, the hard life continues but relief is at hand.

    First broadcast: 03 Nov 2010

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  • Episode 7

    7/9 Snow closes the quarry but doesn't deter the landlord's agent from making an inspection.

    First broadcast: 01 Nov 2010

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  • Episode 6

    6/9 It's Easter weekend, and the families are looking forward to a welcome break.

    First broadcast: 29 Oct 2010

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  • Episode 5

    5/9 The families begin their second week of life as 1890 Snowdonia smallholders.

    First broadcast: 27 Oct 2010

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Episode 9

9/9 Emotions run high as the families time on their 1890 smallholding draws to a close.

Fri 18 Mar 2011 19:00 BBC HD

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    Find out more about the making of Snowdonia 1890 and how the families coped living an 1890s life in the present day.

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