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Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen Collieries Records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB85

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Title: Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen Collieries Records

Short title: Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen Collieries records

Dates of creation: [1896]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 2 items

Name of creator(s): Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen Collieries

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: In 1896 Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen Collieries, Glamorgan, comprised the No 1 or Old Pit and the No 2 Maerdy (or New) Pit.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Xerox copies, [20th century], of schedule of prices (original 1896), containing rates of pay for specific jobs of work in the colliery.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the summary is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Miss S. Beckley, formerly Archivist-in-Charge, Carmarthenshire Record Office, County Hall, Carmarthen, 1986.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Existence and location of originals: Not recorded.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records. The Schedule of Prices can be viewed at Photographs of Gwauncaegurwen 11 webpage (http://home.clara.net/tirbach/Waun/GCGpics11.html), viewed 24 October 2003.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: October 2003


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Coal mines and mining | Wales | Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen

Personal names

Corporate names

Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen Collieries

Places

Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen