Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Cynheidre Lodge, National Union of Mineworkers Records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB105

Held at:

Title: Cynheidre Lodge, National Union of Mineworkers Records

Short title: National Union of Mineworkers, Cynheidre Lodge, records

Dates of creation: 1961-1964

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 3 items

Name of creator(s): Cynheidre Lodge, National Union of Mineworkers

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Cynheidre Colliery was located in the Gwendraeth Valley, Carmarthenshire, sunk in the 1950s. In 1963, Cynheidre was integrated with Pentremawr Colliery, and closed in 1989. The Cynheidre Lodge was a branch of the National Union of Mineworkers; in 1974 it merged with the Pentremawr Lodge.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Minute books, 1961-1964, of Cynheidre Lodge, National Union of Mineworkers.

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 catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Gavin Evans, Carmarthen Museum, Abergwili, Carmarthenshire, 1995.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related units of description: The majority of the National Union of Mineworkers, Cynheidre Lodge, records are University of Wales, Swansea, Archives, Library and Information Services, MNC/NUM/L/15.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Publication note: Outburst: Curse Below the Gwendraeth Valley by Phil Cullen (2001, Carmarthenshire County Council)

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records; Ammanford Website (http://www.terrynorm.ic24.net/index.htm), viewed 24 October 2003; email from Phil Cullen, 29 March 2005.

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

Date(s) of description: October 2003; amended March 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Coal mines and mining | Wales | Cynheidre

Miners | Trades unions | Wales | Carmarthenshire | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names

Cynheidre Colliery (Wales)

National Union of Mineworkers | South Wales Area. | Cynheidre Lodge

Places

Carmarthenshire

Cynheidre

Llanelli

Pen-y-groes