Aberfan Disaster Memorial Garden, Aberfan

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  • Quiet contemplation for a visit to the memorial garden and cemetery. Both very moving and thought provoking. Reading the names not only of the victims but also their families tells a story not only....  more »
  • I had always wanted to visit the memorial garden and cemetery as I remember the incident from my childhood being of that era. I was upset that the garden and cemetery didn’t really reflect the huge.....  more »
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  • Went to find this place as the event is one of my strong memories of my youth. There is building work going on there and so we did not have total freedom to view and see the complete garden but we did get a sense of the location and the environment. I remember the event and that it happened so quickly that those who perished did so in a matter of minutes. There was nowhere to run to even if they had the chance. Very sobering. Went on to view the memorials in the cemetery and get a feeling for the sadness that enveloped the community.
  • Beautiful, serene place. Currently having some walls rebuilt with lovely looking stones. A fitting tribute for all those little lost angels taken too soon.

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