1er Mémoire- District du Pays de Galles

Name of traveller

*Auguste Michel-Lévy (1844-1911)

Reason for travel

  • industrial study

Date of travel



  • art:
    • detailed printed and hand-drawn technical drawings of machines, industrual architecture and geological strata
    • a geological map of south Wales and England, and of  north Wales and the Midlands
    • photographs of machines in operation at Dowlais
  • industry: detailed description of coal mining and iron and copper production in south Wales
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Nationality of traveller


Language of publication


Gender of traveller


Type of publication

scientific study; travelogue


*Michel-Lévy, Auguste. 1er Mémoire- District du Pays de Galles. 1866. MS M 1866 (851), Journaux et mémoires de voyage de MM. les Élèves. Bibliothèque patrimoniale numérique de l’École nationale supérieure des mines de Paris (Mines ParisTech), Paris. MS.