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2013-4-11 In the last 15 years, international coal prices have been buoyant, Britain's remaining privately operated deep mines becoming more productive and profitable, with a couple, including Hatfield Main in Ed Miliband's Doncaster constituency and the Unity Mine in South Wales even being reopened. The price of coal increased from around
2018-6-29 Nantgarw Colliery was one of the flagships of the National Coal Board. It was the nearest deep mine to Cardiff, and a reminder to travellers that they had entered the south Wales coalfield. It was the nearest deep mine to Cardiff, and a reminder to travellers that they had entered the south Wales coalfield.
Coal Miner, Big Pit National Mining Museum of Wales, Blaenavon, World Heritage Site in south eastern Wales, UK Open Cast Coal mining , South Wales Bilingual Memorial to the coal miners of the Gwendraeth valley who died in the pits, Carmarthenshire south wales
South Wales Coalfield Timeline. Further Reading. 1800 – Development of the sale-coal industry in South Wales 1837 – Opening of Abernant Colliery – growth of the Cynon Valley in sale-coal industry 1840 – 1st cargo of coal shipped abroad, from Cardiff to Nantes 1842 – Children’s Employment Commission investigates child labour - Mines