Journal de voyage dans le pays de Galles et Cornwall

Name of traveller

*Ellicott and Laccour

Reason for travel

  • industrial study

Date of travel



  • acthitecture: discussion of the Crumlin Viaduct
  • art: contains technical drawings of geological strata, industrial architecture and machinery
  • industry: detailed description of coal mining and metallurgy in south Wales, including copper works in Swansea
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Gender of traveller


Type of publication

diary; scientific study


*Ellicott and Laccour. Journal de voyage dans le pays de Galles et Cornwall. 1864. MS JV 1864 (307), 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.