Gwendraeth Colliery and Herberdeg Minerals Records

Scope and Content

Plan of Gwendraeth Colliery, [before 1928?]; and statements of accounts of Herberdeg Minerals, 1917.

Administrative / Biographical History

Herberdeg and the Gwendraeth Colliery were located in the vicinity of Pontiets in the parish of Llanelli, Carmarthenshire. Gwendraeth Colliery closed in 1928.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mrs Ceri Williams, Falcon Estate Office, Thomas Street, Llanelli, 1986.


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records; Treharne, K. C., Glofeydd Cwm Gwendraeth (Llanelli, 1995).

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names