National Screen and Sound Archive of Wales preserves and celebrates the sound and moving image heritage of Wales, making it accessible to a wide range of users for enjoyment and learning. Its film collection reflects every aspect of the nation’s social, cultural and working life across the 20th century, giving a fascinating insight into Welsh filmmaking, both amateur and professional.
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Bywyd - gwlan
A visit to Rock Mill, a woollen mill on the banks of the river Clettwr at Capel Dewi near Llandysul, in the heart of west Wales, where a father and son carry on the family business.
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On the banks of the river Clettwr, at Capel Dewi near Llandysul, stands Rock Mill, now the last continuously water driven woollen mill in Wales. Mr Morgan and his son Don share their extensive knowledge of working with wool [gwlan] that has been passed down through four generations of the family. This is part of an HTV Welsh language television programme entitled 'Bywyd' [Life] on crafts that was originally broadcast on 6/7/1977.