National Union of Mineworkers (South Wales Area): Cwmtillery Lodge

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Minute Books, 1950-1979.

Financial Records, 1963-1970 including secretary's expenses account book 1963-1973 (c) and pensions account book undated (20th century).

Administrative Records, undated (20th century) including membership register undated (20th century).

Administrative / Biographical History

Cwmtillery Lodge was a branch of the National Union of Mineworkers (South Wales Area) representing Cwmtillery Colliery.

In the 1950's Cwmtillery Colliery was integrated with Roseheyworth Colliery and became Abertillery New Mine. The lodges however still remained separate units. The Cwmtillery section of Abertillery New Mine was closed in 1982 and the Roseheyworth section was closed in 1985.

Conditions Governing Access

Access unrestricted unless stated otherwise.