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Pembrokeshire Record Office
Mine plans, Pembrokeshire (non-coal)

Reference code(s): GB 0213 T/AMP

Held at: Pembrokeshire Record Office

Title: Abandoned Non-Coal Mine Plans

Short Title: Mine plans, Pembrokeshire (non-coal)

Creation date(s): 1883-1919

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.02 cubic metres (35 maps and plans, 27 of which are contained in an outsize folder)

Name of creator(s): Health and Safety Executive; Llanfyrnach Silver Lead Mine; Greenhill Ochre Mine


Administrative/Biographical history: The Mines Inspectorate maintained records of abandoned mine workings in Britain. The records were transferred to the Health and Safety Executive. In Pembrokeshire, these mines were Llanfyrnach Silver Lead Mine, near Crymych, Pembrokeshire, operated from 1858 to 1891 by Llanfyrnach Silver-Lead Mining Company Limited; and Greenhill Ochre Mine Haverfordwest, active in the 1920s.


Scope and content/abstract: Plans relating to Llanfyrnach lead mines, Crymych, and Green Hill ochre mine, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, 1883-1919.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Pembrokeshire Record Office.


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Health and Safety Executive between January 1992 and December 1992.



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: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Abandoned Non-Mine Plans, catalogue; Mining History Information Pages (, viewed 27 May 2005.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2005

Lead mines and mining | Wales | Pembrokeshire

Personal names

Corporate names
Great Britain | Health and Safety Executive
Greenhill Ochre Mine (Haverfordwest, Wales)
Llanfyrnach Silver-Lead Mining Company

Crymych (Wales)
Haverfordwest (Wales)
Llanfyrnach (Wales)

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