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National Coal Board, South Wales Coalfield, seam maps

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D3561

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: National Coal Board, South Wales Coalfield Seam Maps

Short Title: National Coal Board, South Wales Coalfield, seam maps

Creation date(s): 1957-1962

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 97 items

Name of creator(s): National Coal Board, Scientific Department

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: In [1959] the National Coal Board's (NCB) Scientific Department Coal Survey produced a folio of maps and diagrams to present a general picture of the variation in structure and properties of all important seams in the South Wales Coalfield. This was accompanied by a supplement, [1962], depicting the Five feet and Gellideg seams.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Folio of maps, diagrams, sections, tables and acetates, 1957-1962, depicting coal seams of the South Wales Coalfield, mainly in Glamorgan and Monmouthshire.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Scientific Department, Coal Survey; acetates.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: [1998]

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, National Coal Board, South Wales Coalfield Seam Maps.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: June 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Coal | Geology | Wales | Maps
Coalfields | Wales, South
Wales, South | Maps
Wales, South | Surveys

Personal names

Corporate names
Great Britain | National Coal Board. | Scientific Dept.

Places
Glamorgan (Wales)
Monmouthshire (Wales)

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