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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.

Documentary 1977 8 mins


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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.