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Glamorgan Coal Co

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of 6, Bute Crescent, Cardiff

1874 Owned Llwynypia Colliery in the Rhondda Valley

1892 The company was registered on 12 January. [1]

1913 A proposal was made to amalgamate the collieries in the Combine, namely the Cambrian, the Glamorgan, the Britannic, and the Naval, with D. A. Thomas in charge[2]

1929 July: Guest, Keen and Nettlefolds acquired the Cambrian, Glamorgan Colliery, Naval and Britannic Merthyr collieries from the liquidator[3]

1930 Became part of Welsh Associated Collieries

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Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. The Times Dec. 30, 1912
  3. The Times Nov. 11, 1929