PERMANENT EXHIBITIONS TWO

Nick Carter Cabinet
Nick Carter Cabinet
Nick Carter
Nick Carter
Nick Carter Cabinet details
Nick Carter Cabinet details

Nick Carter was an army motorcyclist and was famous as a racing motorcyclist, he owned  Hilltop Garage on King Street, Brynmawr near Beaufort Hill.

The garage exists today as  a 'Nisa Local' Store and filling  station.

Nick Carter - army motorcyclist 1920's
Nick Carter - army motorcyclist 1920's
Nick Carters Garage 1938
Nick Carters Garage 1938
Nick Carters Garage c 1950's
Nick Carters Garage c 1950's
Nick Carters Garage 1950's
Nick Carters Garage 1950's

These photos do not appear in the Museum display, but provide additional information about Nick Carter's garage.

Saxons 2021
Saxons 2021
Saxon bottles
Saxon bottles
Saxon Glass Bottles
Saxon Glass Bottles

Saxon &  Co was a Botanical Brewery in Chapel Street, Brynmawr.

Saxons Advertisement
Saxons Advertisement
Various Saxon Jars
Various Saxon Jars
Saxon Factory Chapel Street Brynmawr
Saxon Factory Chapel Street Brynmawr
Saxons factory - disused
Saxons factory - disused
Saxons factory being demolished 1983_4
Saxons factory being demolished 1983_4

These photos do not appear in the Museum display, but provide additional information about Saxon & Co

Brynmawr Memorabilia
Brynmawr Memorabilia
Chapel China from Brynmawr, Nantyglo & B
Chapel China from Brynmawr, Nantyglo & B
Medical Display View 2
Medical Display View 2
Medical Display View 1
Medical Display View 1

Photo 01 - holds items exclusively of Brynmawr memorabilia.

Photo  02 - is a display of chapel china from Brynmawr, Nantyglo and Beaufort.  Also displayed are artifacts from local chapels.

Photos 03 and 04 - Views of a medical cabinet

Mrs L.R  Tucker MBE (Ground  Floor)

Mrs Tucker was awarded the MBE for services to the Community

Mrs L Tucker OBE award
Mrs L Tucker OBE award
Mrs Tucker wearing the MBE & Brynmawr To
Mrs Tucker wearing the MBE & Brynmawr To
MBE Citation
MBE Citation
MBE Medal
MBE Medal
MBE Medal detail
MBE Medal detail

Miscellaneous framed photographs

Chicago Eisteddfod 1893
Chicago Eisteddfod 1893
Brynmawr Electric Lighting Map
Brynmawr Electric Lighting Map
Hebrew Congregation 1923_4
Hebrew Congregation 1923_4
Last Brynmawr Magistrates
Last Brynmawr Magistrates

Photo 01 -The textile of the Chicago Eisteddfod has been researched by Dilys Rana, who has written a book on the Welsh in Chicago.  She has mentioned the textile in the book (we have a copy of the book).  The textile shows "Dyfed" the winner of the Bardic Chair and the Chair itself which she thinks is in the National Museum.  The principal harpist was John Thomas (Queen Victoria's harpist) the solists for the concerts were Mary Davies and Ben Davies.  Bessie Evans won the first prize in the Contralto Solo Competition  and she is listed as coming from Builth, S. Wales.  Tom Stephens was the Director of the Rhondda Glee Society and his choir won first prize.  Also shown on the textile, is the mother of Ivor Novello.