Summer Newsletter

Welcome to the Garw Valley summer newsletter! We’re always looking for fresh content to share with our community. Have a story, photos, or event details you think others would enjoy? Submit them to us and be a part of the next issue!

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EVAN GRIFFITHS (Ieuan Ebblig)

MINISTER of the Independent Church, TRANSLATOR, AND PRINTER.

Evan was born on the 18th of January 1795 at Gelli-Beblig, Betws, Nr Brynmenyn. the youngest of seven
children. His father died when he was 3 years old, and owing to the extreme poverty of the family he had
no educational advantages in life, his mother tutoring him at home using the family bible as a text book.

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Garw Valley Society Farms Database

Exciting News! The Garw Valley Heritage Society is proud to announce a new project: a database of the farms of the Garw Valley. Our archivists have been working hard to compile this resource, and we invite you to take a look and share your thoughts. This is a work in progress, so be sure to check…

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