West Glamorgan Archive Service
Glanaman Anthracite Collieries Ltd Records
Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD SB 27
Title: Glanaman Anthracite Collieries Ltd Records
Short title: Glanaman Anthracite Collieries Ltd, records
Dates of creation: 1926-1955
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.027 cubic metres (1 box)
Name of creator(s): Glanaman Anthracite Collieries Ltd
Administrative and biographical history: Glanaman Colliery in the Amman Valley was working in 1913 and employed twenty men. Glanaman Anthracite Collieries Ltd was established in 1929 and took control of the Colliery. In 1934, they employed twenty-seven men on the surface and two-hundred men underground producing 60,000 tons of coal. Following nationalisation in 1947, the colliery was placed in the National Coal Board South Western Division No. 1 (Swansea). In 1948, Glanaman Colliery closed.
Scope and content: Records concerning Glanaman Anthracite Collieries Limited, Amman Valley, 1926-1955, including memorandum and articles of Glanaman Anthracite Collieries Ltd,1929; leases, 1924-1938; correspondence, 1941-1955; inventories, 1942; particulars and conditions of sale, 1942; records relating to holiday pay, 1938-1943.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: memorandum and articles of Association; debentures; leases; correspondence; inventories; particulars and conditions of sale; records relating to Varteg Anthracite Collieries Ltd; and records relating to holiday pay.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Glanaman Anthracite Collieries Ltd Records, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH
Date(s) of description: August 2005