Scope and Content

Colliery notebooks compiled pre-nationalisation kept on file by the National Coal Board. Includes a diary of sinkings thought to be referring to Glyncorrwg Pits and an electrician's notebook thought to have been for work at Merthyr Vale colliery.


An artificial arrangement has been imposed on this series.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by the National Coal Board in 1957 and the British Coal Corporation in 19971998.

Custodial History

This series is made up of material deposited by the National Coal Board and the British Coal Corporation. This series has been brought together from the following accessions: DNCB/16 (acc. no: U1957/1078) and DNCB/67 (an accession number for the material has not been identified, however the material within this series and 12 other categories of records were deposited in 1997/1998 and placed under the reference DNCB/67). The previous reference number for each item is listed in its individual catalogue entry.