Powys County Archives Office

Photographic negatives of Dylife lead mining site and Cemetery

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/X/117

Held at:

Title: Photographic negatives of Dylife lead mining site and Cemetery

Short title: Dylife lead mine, photographic negatives

Dates of creation: 1969

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (29 items)

Name of creator(s): No information found

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Lead was mined at Dylife, Llanbrynmair, Montgomeryshire, from Roman times. During the 19th century the mine was operated by various owners with production at its peak during the 1860s. Activity finally ceased in the late 1920s.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Photographic negatives of Dylife lead mining site and Cemetery, 1969.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: Not applicable

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County 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, [2001].

ALLIED MATERIALS

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: Powys County Archives Service, Photographic negatives of Dylife lead mining site and Cemetery, catalogue; Bick, David E., Dylife, West Montgomeryshire (Newent, Gloucestershire, 1975); Dylife Lead Mines - Underground web page (www.mike.munro.cwc.net/), viewed 22 March 2005.

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

Date(s) of description: March 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Lead mines and mining | Wales | Powys

Personal names

Corporate names

Places

Dylife

Llanbrynmair