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Title: Ysbryd y Mwynwyr - Spirit of the Miners
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Llywernog & Ponterwyd

Sitting on the main A44, the village of Ponterwyd offers an early respite for the weary traveller now, as it did in the days of the writer George Borrow when he passed through here in the 1800's. There is also an opportunity for light refreshment at the Red Kite Cafe.

Wheel at Llywernog Silver-lead mine museum
Llywernog Silver Lead Mine Museum

The Llywernog Silver-Lead Mine Museum is a fascinating insight into the world of the metal miner in Ceredigon and offers an underground trip into a genuine old mine working.

The museum provides the only oppportunity in the county to explore a lead mine, by offering a tour deep underground into the heart of the original Llywernog mine.

So pay a visit to the museum, walk the miners trail around the site and let the friendly guides take you around to learn more about the mining industry of Northern Ceredigion.

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