Colliery Wages Cost Sheets

Scope and Content

Colliery wages cost sheets for the National Coal Board, South Western Division for the period January to December 1951. Each statistical sheet contains information on revenue, guaranteed wages, total wages, capital, total colliery wages and five-day week bonus. Data is recorded for all collieries generally (divisional totals), for each individual area (No.1 Swansea, No.2 Maesteg, No.3 Rhondda, No.4 Aberdare, No.5 Rhymney, No.6 Monmouthshire, No.7 Dean Forest, No.8 Bristol and Somerset and No.9 Neath), for South Wales and Monmouthshire, for anthracite districts and for steam and bituminous districts. The sheets are arranged by National Coal Board areas and are separated with dividers.

Custodial History

Previous reference: DNCB/77/1/4