Crumlin Viaduct 1954    © Eric de Maré

 

 

Crumlin Technical College 1955     © The Francis Frith Collection














Courtesy of Gill Thorne.








Courtesy of Gill Thorne.







Courtesy of Gill Thorne.








Courtesy of Gill Thorne.



















 







Crown Street, Crumlin; the main change to a still-recognisable Crown Street (apart from the vanished Viaduct....) is that now it's a dead end, whereas at this point it ran from the Newbridge end, straight through to the shops in Crumlin, emerging by the Wexa club. Photograph courtesy of Brian Collins.















































































































































































Courtesy of the Kelvin Thorne Postcard Collection.















































































































































Crumlin Nursery School, Crown Street, Crumlin, around 1946-47. Photograph courtesy of Leonard Lloyd.























































































A beautiful example of a 'Chase Ricketts' pop-alley bottle, produced in Crumlin.
This photograph has been kindly supplied by Mo and Derek James.
















An 'H Edwards' stone bottle, found in the mid 1960s by Roger Reese, in the garden of a derelict cottage by the canal side, close to the present metal footbridge at the bottom of Pantside hill. Photograph courtesy of Roger Reese.






View of Crumlin Viaduct from near Swffryd, taken in the mid 1960s by Roger Reese.





The Crumlin CC Under 14s team that won the cup against the favourites Sudbrook CC at Caldicot on Sunday 31st August 2003.




















































































































Designer Thomas William Kennard and his engineers during construction of the Crumlin Viaduct in 1856. Image courtesy of Bill Stone.



'The Golden Age before Health and Safety'.... Crumlin Viaduct construction workers, circa 1856. There's also a thoughtful, poetic type sat on a small tump in the foreground, thinking of something to rhyme with 'viaduct'. Answers on a postcard to.... Image courtesy of Bill Stone.