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Glamorgan’s Blood: Health and Welfare Records in the Coal Industry Collections – Pithead Baths Plans

Glamorgan’s Blood: Health and Welfare Records in the Coal Industry Collections – Pithead Baths Plans

From 1926 onwards, the Miners’ Welfare Fund issued a levy to fund a baths building programme…..     Read More: Glamorgan’s Blood: Health and Welfare.. Read More →

First World War

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Exhibition: Glamorgan’s Blood: Dark Arteries, Old Veins

  • 25/10/2019 - 31/12/2019
  • All Day
  • Glamorgan Archives, Leckwith, Cardiff.

    As our Glamorgan’s Blood project to catalogue and conserve the coal collections at Glamorgan Archives draws to a close, visit our exhibition and find out more about the records of the south Wales coal industry and what they tell us about life in the coalfield.

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  • 11/11/2019 - 25/11/2019
  • 12:00 am



    For details see advertisement on Cardiff Council’s job site here;–res00350?lang=en_GB

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