National Coal Board, South Wales Coalfield Seam Maps
Reference code(s): GB 0218 D3561
Title: National Coal Board, South Wales Coalfield Seam Maps
Short title: National Coal Board, South Wales Coalfield, seam maps
Dates of creation: 1957-1962
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 97 items
Name of creator(s): National Coal Board, Scientific Department
Administrative and biographical history: In  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, , depicting the Five feet and Gellideg seams.
Scope and content: 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
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: 
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 description: June 2004