FILE of newspaper cuttings.

Scope and Content

Includes many reviews of Dr R W Dodgson’s ‘Report on Mussel Purification’ collected by a press agency and sent to RWD; articles on the Conwy mussel industry; problems with contamination in Porthmadog; dredging necessitated in the Conwy estuary by the building of the new road bridge which caused serious silting. Also includes articles with aerial photographs of Conwy town; a poster advertising Conwy purified mussels; a circular letter [? sent to Conwy mussel fishermen] re reduced growth rates in mussels due to mud and a scheme to lower the ground level and relay the mussels.