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Scope and Content

Transcript, and a photocopy of the transcript, of the negotiations between Arthur Horner, Sir Samuel Instone and others about the Bedwas Colliery dispute.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Bedwas Colliery dispute concerned those who had joined the South Wales Miners Industrial Union (SWMIU) which was regarded by the South Wales Miners Federation (SWMF) as a 'company' or 'scab' union which was run in the interests of the coal companies and not the miners.