Aberfan Disaster

Scope and Content

Letters to Professor Moore concerning geological evidence submitted at the Tribunal; information in response to Lord Justice Edmund Davies at the Aberfan Tribunal on 21 Feb 1967; correspondence with the Treasury Solicitors Department concerning evidence for the Tribunal; the Tribunal's instructions to appoint a team of scientific investigators, with expert knowledge of soil mechanics to investigate the situation at the tip; minutes of a meeting held on 2 Dec 1965 concerning the stability of Tip No.7 in relation to Professor Bishop's need to undertake soft bore hole readings at the site.

Custodial History

Previous reference number: DNCB/67/4/1