Tile trimming

Fire proof slating

Yorkshire greys

Peg hung slating

Traditional slates

Wet laid scantle


Slate making



Wrestler ridge

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Film and video links

Slate making

  1. -Penrhyn Quarry slate making

  2. -Dinorwic slate quarrying as it used to be

  3. -Honister 1926 Westmorland Green slate

  4. -Trevillet Quarry slate making

  5. -English Heritage Collyweston Project

  6. -Collyweston slate mine and slating

British Pathe 1940s

  1. -Dinorwic quarry Llanberis

  2. -Penrhyn quarry Bethesda

  3. -Penrhyn quarry and roof slating (no sound)

  4. -Isle of Luing Argylshire

Roofing videos on this page

  1. -Yorkshire grey slating

  2. -Fireproof slating Darley Abbey Mill

  3. -Clay tile trimming

  4. -Peg hung slating at Plas Tirion, Gwynedd

  5. -Traditional slate

  6. -Wet laid scantle slates St Ives


Specialist upskilling at Trehilyn Pembrokeshire

  1. -Recording the roof

  2. -Slate making

  3. -Lathing

  4. -Slate laying

  5. -Collar & tie valley

  6. -Abutment & listings

  7. -Wrestler ridge

Other subjects

  1. -. Papplewick pumping Station

  2. -  Reslating Penmaen Cottage

Other websites

  1. -Collyweston slating

  2. -Swithland slating

  3. -Scottish slate roofs

  4. -Scottish pan tile roofs

  5. -Historic Scotland presentation in Orkney - Traditional building materials and where they came from


Collar & tie valley

Videos of the specialist upskilling course Trehilyn Pembrokeshire (NFRC CITB)