Indexes to National Coal Board Negative Collection - Subjects

Scope and Content

Area Planning Department (Cwmgorse, Dulais Valley, Pentre Clwydau, Wernos Sinking)

Abercan Works Yard

Aberfan Tip

Abertillery Tech School

Accidents involving board vehicles

Coal News

Coal News and Public Relations

Coal Preparation

Coal Face Machinery

Computer Centre

Crumlin Tech School

Cwmdu Laboratory

Divisional Marketing Department - Boiler Installation


Face Supports



Llanishen Offices

Maesteg Workshops


Miscellaneous Dept X

Mining Abroad (production)

Mountain Ash Reclamation Centre

National Coal Board Houses

No.2 Area 'Tondu' General Work from 1951-1958


Other Areas and Departments

Pit Horses

Road Transport

Roof Control, Engineers



Special Area Work, No.9 Area (1951-1957)


Talygarn Rehabilitation Hospital

Tondu Workshops


Training Centres (Tondu, Ogmore, Maesteg, Abernant, Tirbach)

Tredegar Works

Tredomen Works

Treforest School of Mine

Welfare Halls and Mining Villages

Ystrad Fawr

Ystrad Mynach College

Negatives for No.2 Area, Western Area No.1 and West Wales Area

Negatives required by archives - closed collieries

Negatives required by archives - historical interest

Negatives required by archives - operating collieries

Prints required by archives - mining villages

Negatives available for printing - recent negs with archive negs

Negatives available for printing - closed collieries

Negatives available for printing - operating collieries

Negatives with deputy director, Ystrad Fawr

Custodial History

Previous references: DNCB/79/64 and DNCB/79//65

Related Material

Related material held at Glamorgan Archives. See DNCB/14/4 for negatives that are listed in this index. Please note that the National Coal Board/British Coal did not transfer all of the negatives listed in these indexes to Glamorgan Archives.