A virtual tour of Blaenavon Ironworks as it is today. This clip focuses on the history of the site and the reasons behind it becoming a World Heritage site.

This clip is from:
Counties of Wales, Monmouth
First broadcast:
8 July 2004

Students could discuss why sites such as Blaenavon Ironworks should be preserved as World Heritage Sites and what they think a modern historian could learn from visiting Blaenavon Ironworks. Pupils could also consider the strengths and limitations of using a visit to Blaenavon Ironworks as evidence as part of an investigation into the development of industrial Wales.