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Young Yemeni girl at school assembly in the docklands area of Newport. The mines of the Welsh Valleys were the main source of coal exported to Aden, which was part of the British Empire until its independence in 1967, and which became a huge bunkering station used to fuel British ships sailing to Bombay and… Read more

Young Yemeni girl at school assembly in the docklands area of Newport.

The mines of the Welsh Valleys were the main source of coal exported to Aden, which was part of the British Empire until its independence in 1967, and which became a huge bunkering station used to fuel British ships sailing to Bombay and beyond.