The Powell Duffryn Steam Coal Company Limited, Surface Plan, Cynon Valley

Scope and Content

Plan showing surface features and unidentified estate boundaries in the area from Aberdare to Mountain Ash. The following collieries are shown on the plan: Deep Duffryn, Abercwmboy [Abercwmboi], Middle Duffryn, Letty Shenkin, Aberaman, Fforchaman, Cwmaman and Powell's Duffryn Colliery. The plan also shows transport links (river, rail and canal) and location of other industries, such as Aberaman Ironworks. The plan is endorsed 1872. Scale 1:2500.

Administrative / Biographical History

The location shown on the plan corresponds roughly to Ordnance Survey, Glamorgan Sheets 11SE, 18NE and 19NW.

Custodial History

Previous reference number: DNCB/75/121