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.

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.