An insight into Merthyr Tydfil's industrial heritage and its industrial decline in the 1930s depression. The clip includes a look at the epitaph on the grave of Victorian ironmaster Robert Thompson Crawshay.

This clip is from:
Inside Out, Merthyr
First broadcast:
14 October 1994

Students could compare the situation seen in Merthyr Tydfil with other areas. They could then discuss how previously heavily-industrialised areas such as Merthyr Tydfil diversified during the course of the 20th century and decide whether or not they truly embraced change.