|Coach services in the early Victorian period|
the fact that the landscape around Brecon was quite mountainous, the town
had good coach links with other towns.
The improved turnpike roads made coach travel easier.
the Paul Pry,
the Red Rover,
the Imperial and the Cambrian.
These are the colourful names of the coaches
which made regular stops at Brecon in early Victorian times. The list
shown here is from Pigot's Directory of South
Wales and it shows the coach services at the very beginning
of Queen Victoria's reign.