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Owen Morgan (Morien), journalist and local historian, c. 1910

Owen Morgan (Morien), journalist and local historian, c. 1910
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This item comes from: Pontypridd Museum (Item reference: N.1990.197).  If you would like to see the original item, or require information regarding copyright, please contact the repository/contributor named above.


Owen Morgan (Morien) (?1836-1921) was a reporter with the 'Western Mail' newspaper. He made his journalistic name reporting the Tynewydd colliery rescue at Porth in 1877. His 'History of Pontypridd and Rhondda Valleys' was published in 1903. He had a keen interest in freemasonry, druidism and mythology.

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Pontypridd Museum

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