The Glamorgan-Gwent Archaeological Trust Ltd was commissioned by Swansea University to undertake a community archaeological excavation of the Hafod Copperworks. An archaeological programme of works was developed by GGAT and Swansea University, to excavate and record the archaeological remains...
Forty plus volunteers came to help on 6th December and cleared a significant amount of rubbish from the site. Thanks to all volunteers, GGAT and Keep Wales Tidy!
The end of the Cadw/Welsh Government-funded project has been reached, after three years of a lot of hard work by a lot of people. There are afew loose ends to be tied up, but the work on the site is...
Carl Sargeant, Minister for Housing and Regeneration, had a tour of what was once the heartbeat of the world's copper industry. The project to regenerate the area began in 2012, with the Welsh Government putting £768,000 to help secure and...
The positive work to regenerate the Hafod-Morfa Copperworks achieved recognition in June, winning the Parthian and Library of Wales Award for Outstanding impact in Culture, the Arts and Sport. The award commended the initial research into the copper industry...
The Living History festival at Hafod-Morfa Copperworks on 14th June 2014 was a huge success! People came in their thousands from Swansea and much further afield too to see the progress at the site and enjoy the entertainments on...
GGAT are putting together their latest phase of community archaeology work at the Hafod-Morfa CCopperworks – CuSP. Otherwise known as the Copper Slag Project. GGAT’s community archaeologist Janet will be launching the project on Monday the 17th February at...