Contouring/removal of Aberfan tips

Scope and Content

Papers concerning the contouring/removal of the tips at Aberfan. Papers include, but are not limited to, the following: proposed plans for the removal of the tips at Aberfan; correspondence and memoranda concerning the removal of the tips; handwritten notes on costings; correspondence concerning costings; meeting minutes concerning tip safety; estimates of costs of various schemes provided by Land Use Consultants; regional geologist's response to issues raised by Aberfan residents concerning excessive water in the memorial garden and other issues; notes from a meeting between the Aberfan Tip Removal Committee and the Parents and Residents Association on 8 Apr 1968 concerning the tip removal procedure; correspondence with contractors prospecting for work in the landscaping of the tip site; and a report by Land Use Consultants on Proposals for the Aberfan Site.

Custodial History

Previous reference number: DNCB/67/4/9