National Union of Mineworkers, Waunllwyd Colliery Lodge (Ebbw Vale)

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Minute books, 1943-1964; general correspondence and price lists, 1953-1963; pamphlet of the opening ceremony of the pit head baths, 1933; newspapers extracts concerning the closure of Waunllwyd Colliery, 1964.

Administrative / Biographical History

An office was maintained by the Lodge in the colliery pithead baths. The main records were kept in this office and were still there when the building was demolished.

Conditions Governing Access

Access unrestricted unless stated otherwise.

Note

Mine of Information Project, University of Wales Swansea LIS Archives, Library & Information Centre,, University of Wales Swansea,Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP

Other Finding Aids

A hardcopy list is available in the searchroom.

Conditions Governing Use

A photocopying service is available. Contact repository for details. No publication without written permission from the Archivist.

Geographical Names