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R.T.B. Steelworks Gowerton

BEVAN, Frederick Rhidian (1928 - 2006)

(We are not able to provide an image for this item at this time. This is either due to copyright restrictions, or because the item is awaiting digitisation. We apologise for any inconvenience.)

Date: circa 1959/60

Media: oil on board

Size: 595 x 893 mm

Acquired: 2008; Purchase

Accession Number: 2008.39

This painting shows the pitside of the open hearth melting shop at Elba Steelworks, where the artist worked as a furnace maintainance bricklayer.

The artist exhibited as 'Eric Rhyd'.

Comments(2)

Sara Huws Amgueddfa Cymru – National Museum Wales Staff
17 July 2018, 10:30
Hi there Iorwerth,

I will drop our curator a message to see what we can do, and get back to you.

Best wishes,


Sara
Digital Team
iorwerth williams
15 July 2018, 23:21
i maintained overhead cranes above pit road until steelworks closed,also knew Rhidian well so would like to see painting

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