Historical Information Sheets on Individual Collieries: U, V, W, Y

Scope and Content

Information sheets on the following collieries can be found within this file (please note that the amount of information on each sheet varies):

Universal (includes: a newspaper article, a copy of a memorial booklet for the men who lost their lives in the Senghenydd Colliery Disaster, 1913; and a copy of the superintendent's report on the Senghenydd Disaster)

Upper Argoed

Upper Deep

Upper Duffryn

Upper Graigola

Upper Navigation

Van

Varteg (Monmouthshire) (includes an additional information sheet)

Varteg (West Glamorgan) (two Sheets)

Verdun Level

Viaduct Level

Victoria

Victoria Graig Fawr

Vivian (includes additional information sheet)

Watercourses

Waterloo Pit

Wattstown

Waunarllwyd

Waunbant Level

Waun Borla Level

Waun Fawr

Waunhir

Waun Hoskin

Waunllwyd (includes additional information sheets)

Waun Nantyglo

Waun Wyllt

Waun Y Borfa

Welsh Navigation

Wenallt Level

Wen Fawr

Werfa Dare Levels and Drifts

Wernavon

Wernbwll (Penclawdd)

Werncaiach

Wernfawr West Slant

Wern Forest (Level)

Wernhill

Wernlas Level

Wern Tarw

Wernos Slant

West Bargoed

West Blaina

West Elliott

West End No. 2 Level

West Pit (Ynysddu)

Western Moor (includes an extract from a report on an accident)

Western-Nantymoel (also known as Ocean Western, Western Colliery, Wyndham Western) (includes an extract from an article)

Whitworth 1 and 2 (includes a letter sent to the National Coal Board Press Relations Department concerning the history of the colliery)

William Jones' Pit

Windber

Windsor (also known as Abertridwr, Senghenydd, Nantgarw/Windsor)

Woodfield

Worcester Pit

Wyllie (includes a publication on Wyllie Colliery, published Apr 1946)

Wyndham/Western (includes: Wyndham/Western Colliery Pamphlet, published by the National Coal Board; information sheets; and a paper on Wyndham/Western Scheme by B Smith and T G Soman)

Yard Level (Tredegar)

Yard Pit

Y Fforch Las

Ynisarwed (also known as Ynisteg and Glyn Merthyr)

Yniscedwyn

Ynyscorrwg

Ynyscynon (or High Duffryn)

Ynisfaio (or Ynysfeio) (includes extract from an article concerning the colliery)

Ynysfawr

Ynysfechan

Ynysgynon Slant

Ynishir [Ynyshir]

Ynyslas

Ynysmardy (or Ynysmaerdy)

Ynisteg

Ysguborfawr

(Y)sguborwen

Ystalyfera

Ystrad

Ystradfawr (includes a copy of a report of Inspectors of Mines)

Ystradgynlais

Custodial History

Previous reference number: DNCB/67/12/2