Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Pentremawr Colliery, Pontyberem, Records
Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB27 and 86
Title: Pentremawr Colliery, Pontyberem, Records
Short title: Pentremawr Colliery, Pontyberem, records
Dates of creation: 1895-1939
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 25 items
Name of creator(s): Amalgamated Anthracite Collieries Ltd
Administrative and biographical history: The Pentremawr Colliery, Capel Ifan, Pontyberem, Carmarthenshire, was operated by the Amalgamated Anthracite Collieries Ltd, which also owned other collieries, including New Dynant, Tumble. Pentremawr closed in 1974.
Scope and content: Records relating to Pentremawr Colliery, 1908-1921, including time books, 1917-1918; record book, 1917-1918; correspondence, 1911-1921; records relating to employees, 1913-1921; financial records, 1908-1921; copy of the Coal Mines Act 1911; an abstract of sales and costs for Capel Ifan Collieries, 1895; and wages sheets of the New Dynant Colliery, 1939.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/script: English, Welsh
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: Hard copies of the lists are available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Archival history: The records comprising DB86 were discovered in a house being demolished.
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr Winston Jones, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, per Pembrokeshire Record Office, 1980, and by Mr Neil Goddard, Supervisor, Gwendraeth Valley Archive Project, Old Gwendraeth C. P. School, Llannon Road, Pontyberem, 1986.
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, DB/27, DB/86; Treharne, K. C., Glofeydd Cwm Gwendraeth (Llanelli, 1995).
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: November 2003