National Coal Board Transparencies and Lantern Slides

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 214 DNCB/14/9
  • Dates of Creation
      [1970s]
  • Physical Description
      203 colour film slides, 34 transparencies, 24 glass lantern slides

Scope and Content

Transparencies and lantern slides kept by the National Coal Board. The series includes transparencies of John Cornwell images depicting collieries across south Wales and the United Kingdom, with an individual set relating specifically to Big Pit, Blaenavon. Also contains colour transparencies showing views of various south Wales colliery sites and a set of lantern slides showing unidentified underground workings and machinery.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Please note that the digital images attached to the catalogue records have been edited to show the image on the slides only.

Custodial History

Previous reference numbers: DNCB/79/51 and DNCB/79/63