location, history

economic landscape

buildings (1)

buildings (2)

buildings (3)

buildings (4)

religion, art, music

building today

references, links


This Society produces a useful booklet "Machynlleth Town Trail" written by David Wyn Davies - other works by the same author are available locally.

Also relevant are "Railway through Talerddig" (G Briwnant-Jones) and "Slate Quarrying at Corris" (A J Richards).

Web sites -

Civic Trust for Wales (umbrella body for civic socs)

CADW (historic Welsh buildings authority)

National Library of Wales (at Aberystwyth)

Clwyd-Powys Archaeological Trust

Countryside Council for Wales

Ynys Hir - RSPB wood and wetland reserve.

Glaslyn - moorland nature reserve.

Glyndwr's Way walking trail

National Cycle Route network (Sustrans)

Local on / off road bike trails

Mainline Rail travel (interactive - times & fares)

Tourist information for Wales

A compendium of local interest (by Dick Williams)


© Machynlleth and District Civic Society, Cymdeithas Ddinesig Machynlleth a'r Cylch, 2010