Chasewater Railway Museum – two new badges

Chasewater Railway Museum 

Two new badges

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These two examples of lapel badges added to the collection were used for free travel by miners in South Wales, restricted for use between stations in the Pontypool area and various halts provided at such collieries as Hafodyrynys, situated between Pontypool Clarence Street and Crumlin (High Level).

These badges are numbered, one NCB 856 C.St, and the pther NCB 49 P.Rd and are round, 1⅜” diameter.

C. St = Clarence Street, P.Rd = Pontypool Road.

They were made by H.W.Miller Ltd., Branston Street, Birmingham 19.

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If anyone should have any further information about this sort of lapel badge, please let us know.

 

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