A look at working conditions in Bethesda at the turn of the 20th century when most of the townspeople worked in the huge Penrhyn slate quarry, owned by the extremely wealthy Penrhyn family.

This clip is from:
Episode 3
First broadcast:
28 September 2001

Students could investigate why there was a strike in Bethesda and then compile a list of working and living conditions for both the workers and the quarry masters, and compare them to further discussion.