Worked continuously for coal from 1805 to January 2008, Tower was the last of Wales' deep collieries to close, after final depletion of its viable reserves. Tower Colliery operated as a worker-owned business, funded by miners made redundant by the NCB, from January 1995 until its closure.
- Taken: on 18 December 2009
- Postcode: CF44 9UF
- Nearest place: Hirwaun
- Places to stay around Hirwaun
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