Tribunal summary bundles

Scope and Content

Bundles of photocopies of documents compiled for the Aberfan Tribunal. The documents are grouped under the following sections:

Bundle 1: Correspondence and memoranda relating to complaints as to danger of tips, flooding and pollution;

Bundle 2: Documents relating to town and country planning;

Bundle 3: Minutes of Meetings of Merthyr Tydfil Borough Council & Minutes of Merthyr Vale Colliery Consultative Committee;

Bundle 4: Reports and Correspondence with regard to previous slips;

Bundle 5: Documents on Proposed Coal Recovery Scheme by Ryan Industrial Fuels Ltd;

Bundle 6: Merthyr Vale Major Project, Annual Reviews and other papers;

Bundle 7: Minutes for various Council Committee meetings.

Document reference numbers contained within the indices of the majority of the bundles suggest that some of the individual documents are duplicates of material within other record series.