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class 37 37689

class 37 37689

37689 passes through Treharris wth slag waste for Nelson Bog , from Trelewis Drift Mine . It is crossing the junction for Deep Navigation Mine. These mines and Taff Merthyr all closed in 1991. The fine steam coal from these pits was used in the steamships `Mauretania` and `Lusitania` and possibly the `Titanic` .
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class 37 37689