Aberthaw Power Station handbook

Scope and Content

Plant handbook (preliminary edition)

Administrative / Biographical History

Aberthaw A power station began generating for the Central Electricity Generating Board in 1966. It operated until 1995 and was then demolished.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Presented in October 2012 by a former engineer at Grain power station via the Museum of Science and Industry, Manchester.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available online

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by M Wilcox for Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.


Accruals are not expected.