Originally a farm called Ty Isaf, the village came about as a need for housing for the local steel mill and chemical works workforces. Most houses were built in 1920 - 1925.
Many local pubs still bare the names of steel making; the Rolling Mill, the Forge and Hammer, etc.
Weekes Celebrates as He Helps Pontymister to First Win of the Season; Thomas, Carroll Welsh Club Cricket Conference, Division One Sport@mediawales.Co.UK
May 25, 2011; PAUL Weekes celebrated his 41st season with Pontymister Cricket Club by helping them to a first win of the season in...