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Banwen Miners' Hunt

Hunt type: Foxhounds
Areas: Carmarthenshire
Country: Wales
Contact information may be out of date so has been hidden.
Hunt country: Combination of hill country, forestry and farmland from the Black Mountains to Neath valleys, Swansea valley and the spectacular Gower peninsula. Hilly and wide open heather land.
History: Founded in 1962, registered in 1963.

The first home of the hunt was in a small mining village in Banwen, at the top of the Neath Valley. The first kennels were located in a disused lamproom of the village pit, kindly loaned to the hunt by the late Sir David Evans-Bevan. Founded as a true "working man's pack", the Banwen has been at the forefront of the hunting debate since its inception.
Last update sent by Lode de Smet on 24th September 2006


Please note the position of the marker above is only intended as a rough guide to the location of the hunt country.
It does not show the location of the kennels, or the homes of any of the subscribers, officials or staff of the hunt.


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