Papers of S Dawson Ware

Scope and Content

S Dawson Ware was a mining engineer and principal partner in D. W. Holdings.

Administrative / Biographical History

D.W. Holdings acquired and held the leases of the main mining setts in the Llanrwst mining field between 1932 -1948.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research. Access to some documents may be restricted due to Data Protection legislation, Conwy Archives will advise where this is the case. For details and opening hours see

Related Material

See also CX67 & CP64 for material relating to Parc Lead Mine and 7 volume series of books on "Mines of the Gwydir Forest" by John Bennett & Robert W. Vernon. See also C Maps & Plans 29 for plans associated with this collection