Aberfan Photographs Collection

Scope and Content

Aberfan Photographs collection comprising of a volume of 99 photographs depicting engineering work on the remainder of the coal tips

Administrative / Biographical History

The volume appears to have been compiled by a land surveyor or engineer, possibly for the National Coal Board or official enquiry, immediately after the coal slip which destroyed part of the village of Aberfan, near Merthyr Tydfil, 21 October 1966.


Arranged chronologically by record series

Access Information

No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Llanelli library, 1999

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Appraisal Information

All records offered have been accepted and listed


Accruals are not expected