Moving mountains of heritage: the cultural geologies and global circulations of Welsh slate

Lead Research Organisation: Aberystwyth University
Department Name: Inst of Geography and Earth Sciences


This project will map the global circulation of Welsh slate before, during and after its extraction from the mountains of North Wales and will address the principle research question: How can mapping the global and temporal circulation of Welsh slate provide a greater understanding of the geographical, social, technical and aesthetic legancies and impacts of Welsh slate?


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Studentship Projects

Project Reference Relationship Related To Start End Student Name
ES/P00069X/1 01/10/2017 30/09/2027
1955199 Studentship ES/P00069X/1 25/09/2017 30/11/2022 Lowri Anna Ponsford