Records relating to Pentremawr Colliery, 1908-1921, including time books, 1917-1918; record book, 1917-1918; correspondence, 1911-1921; records relating to employees, 1913-1921; financial records, 1908-1921; copy of the Coal Mines Act 1911; an abstract of sales and costs for Capel Ifan Collieries, 1895; and wages sheets of the New Dynant Colliery, 1939.
Pentremawr Colliery, Pontyberem, Records
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- ReferenceGB 211 DB27 and 86
- Dates of Creation1895-1939
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish Welsh
- Physical Description25 items
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The Pentremawr Colliery, Capel Ifan, Pontyberem, Carmarthenshire, was operated by the Amalgamated Anthracite Collieries Ltd, which also owned other collieries, including New Dynant, Tumble. Pentremawr closed in 1974.
Conditions Governing Access
Deposited by Mr Winston Jones, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, per Pembrokeshire Record Office, 1980, and by Mr Neil Goddard, Supervisor, Gwendraeth Valley Archive Project, Old Gwendraeth C. P. School, Llannon Road, Pontyberem, 1986.
Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records, DB/27, DB/86; Treharne, K. C., Glofeydd Cwm Gwendraeth (Llanelli, 1995).
Other Finding Aids
Hard copies of the lists are available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Conditions Governing Use
Usual copyright regulations apply
All records have been retained
The records comprising DB86 were discovered in a house being demolished.
Accruals are not expected