CWM Logo

CWM MiddleClick to go to CWM homeClick to go to CWM About

  You are here: Cwm > Search > : Record Display
Interview of Davies, Albert
Date: 1973   Location: SWCC : AUD/239
Recorded memoirs of Albert Davies, Blaenavon. Includes his family background; training as a carpenter, and his decision to work underground; first impressions of the pit; gaining his Colliery Managers Certificate, and his duties as a Safety Inspector; comparison of working practices between the Durham and South Wales coalfields; management and trade unions; impact of nationalisation; modern safety improvements; and his opinions concerning the causes of the Six Bells Colliery explosion





Valid HTML 4.0! Valid CSS!

New Oppurtunities Fund Logo 

Enrich UK link

Library and Information Services Logo

©University of Wales Swansea 2002