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Bwllfa Lodge

Reference code(s): GB 0217 SWCC : MNA/NUM/L/18

Held at: Swansea University

Title: Bwllfa Lodge

Short Title: Bwllfa Lodge

Creation date(s): 1951-1969

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 3 volumes

Name of creator(s): National Union of Mineworkers (South Wales Area). Bwllfa Lodge


Administrative/Biographical history: Bwllfa Lodge was a branch of the National Union of Mineworkers (South Wales Area). It served the miners working at the Bwllfa Dare (No. 1) and Bwllfa No. 2 Collieries in Aberdare.
In 1949, the Bwllfa Dare Colliery was linked to Mardy Colliery as part of a restructuring scheme by the National Coal Board. Bwllfa No.2 was absorbed into Mardy Colliery and ceased to exist as an independent colliery from 1949.
Bwllfa Lodge was formally merged with the Mardy Lodge of the National Union of Mineworkers in 1958.
No further information known at the time of compilation.


Scope and content/abstract: Financial records 1951-1969


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Conditions governing access: Access unrestricted unless stated otherwise.

Conditions governing reproduction: A photocopying service is available. Contact repository for details.
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Language codes: eng


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Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Archives Hub Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of descriptions: Prior to 16-11-2004

Coal miners | Trades unions | Wales, South
Trades union branches | Wales, South
Trades unions | Accounting

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

Aberdare (Wales)

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