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Abercarn Colliery Explosion Trust Fund

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D.184

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Abercarn Colliery Explosion Trust Fund

Short Title: Abercarn Colliery Explosion Trust Fund

Creation date(s): 1878-1928

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 29 items

Name of creator(s):

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Abercarn Colliery explosion occurred on 11 September 1878. 268 men and boys were killed leaving 132 widows, 373 orphans and 90 dependents.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of the Abercarn Colliery Explosion Trust Fund including reports, minutes, ledgers, accounts, correspondence and miscellaneous papers 1878-1928.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: Usual Gwent Record Office conditions apply

Conditions governing reproduction: A photocopying service is available. Contact repository for details.
No publication without written permission from the Archivist.

Finding aids: A hardcopy list is available in the searchroom.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material:

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Mine of Information Project, University of Wales Swansea LIS Archives, Library & Information Centre,, University of Wales Swansea,Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP

Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Mine of Information Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2002


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Coal mine accidents | Wales | Abercarn
Explosions | Wales, South

Personal names

Corporate names
Abercarn Colliery Explosion Trust Fund

Places
Abercarn (Wales)

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