Records of Partridge, Jones & John Paton Ltd. (Llanhilleth Colliery)

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Llanhilleth Colliery paybooks, 1908, 1926-1942.

Administrative / Biographical History

Llanhilleth colliery, Monmouthshire, was established in the 1860s by W. Crook. In 1890, the mine came under the control of Partridge, Jones and John Paton Ltd. The colliery produced fine quality steam coal until it closed in 1969.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited,1987

Note

Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Catalogue of Partridge, Jones & John Paton Ltd. (Llanhilleth Colliery) records; Welsh Coal Mines (http://www.welshcoalmines.co.uk/), viewed 25th May 2004.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.

Accruals

Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names