Building Plans

Scope and Content

Building plans predominantly concerning pithead baths and associated buildings (such as medical centres, canteens and boiler houses) in the south Wales coalfield. Other buildings are also represented, such as a YMCA building at Abertridwr, colliery housing, stores and workshops, a workmen's hall in Cwmbach, National Coal Board offices and a National Coal Board sales office. There are also two underground plans for Abernant Colliery. Plans produced by the National Coal Board, the Miners' Welfare Commitee and associated architects and engineers.

Custodial History

Previous references: DNCB/60 and DNCB/24.

Related Material

Associated records held at West Glamorgan Archive Service, see D/D PRO/NCB2 - National Coal Board Plans of Colliery Pit-head Buildings.