Coal industry and trade statistics,
- 1842-1946. (Creation)
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101 volumes, 3 folders, 3 bundles, 1 booklet, 1 envelope, 27 folios.
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Material comprises statistical information compiled by several different sources including the Statistical Department of the Monmouthshire and South Wales Coal Owners Association, the Board of Trade, the Mining Association of Great Britain, and by H.M.'s Inspectors of Mines. The statistics relate to various aspects of the coal mining industry, in particular to United Kingdom trade with foreign countries, the output and distribution of minerals, miners' pay and working conditions, coal export, coal production, and the coal mining and trade industries in general.
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Arranged into seven series: trade of the United Kingdom with foreign countries; mineral statistics for the United Kingdom; pay and working conditions; coal and trade industries; coal export; production; Mining Association of Great Britain statistical reviews.
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Preferred citation: S1.
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- Mining Association of Great Britain. (Subject)
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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales