Pneumoconiosis Register

Scope and Content

Register of pneumoconiosis cases, arranged by units [former colliery company names]. Within each unit is listed individual cases, which include, but are not limited to, the following information: names and addresses of workmen, date of birth, occupation, name of mine, medical board's findings, date ceased work and compensation. The entries are for cases raised 1947-1948, with annotations up until 1953.

The units are as follows:

Partridge, Jones and John Paton, Ltd;

John Vipond and Co., Ltd;

Crumlin Valley Collieries, Ltd;

Mynydd Maen Colliery Co., Ltd;

Tirpentwys [Tir Pentwys Black Vein Steam Coal and Coke Co., Ltd];

Blaenavon Co., Ltd;

Aberbeeg Collieries, Ltd;

Glyntillery [Glyn Tillery Colliery Co. Ltd];

Cribbwr Fawr Collieries, Ltd;

Baldwins Limited;

Brynhenllys Anthracite Colliery, Ltd;

Penlan Colliery Co.;

New Rockwood Colliery Co.;

Tareni Colliery Co., Ltd;

Hook Colliery [Watts, Watts and Co., Ltd];

Blaenant Colliery Co., Ltd;

Waen Nantyglo Colliery Co., Ltd;

Daren Colliery Co., Ltd;

Dowlais Collieries, Ltd;

North Rhondda Colliery Co., Ltd;

Penrhys [Penrhys Colliery Co., Ltd;

Blaendare Co., Ltd;

B and B G Collieries Ltd;

Ocean Coal Co., Ltd;


Cwmgwrach and Empire Collieries, Ltd;

Evans and Bevan Ltd.

Custodial History

Previous reference number: DNCB/23/464