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did your ancestor work in a south wales
Colliery? My books give you an excellent outline
of the place that he worked at.
Not sure which colliery he worked at? Not sure
what his job entailed? Contact me for free advice.
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some of my books are now available with
Amazon's Kindle, they are; Collieries of the Llynfi
Valley, The Deep Mines of the Rhymney Valley,
The Valleys of Tears, Unknown Human Remains
and A history of the South Wales Coalfield.
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historical document of coal mining in that
particular valley, area or pit that is second to none. They are highly recommended by professional
historians and laymen alike.
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The author, Ray Lawrence, was born in
Cwmcarn and was the third generation of miner in
his family. He worked for twenty-five years at the
Celynen South Colliery, Abercarn, until its closure
He was the National Union of Mineworkers, Lodge
Secretary at that colliery for fourteen years, and
also served on the NUM's South Wales Area
Executive Council. He took an active part in the
1984/85 miners strike.
He retired from the probation service in 2009, and,
in the words of Hywel Francis, MP., turned from
helping make history to recording it. His books
have been used as presentations to such digni
taries as Prime Ministers and Presidents of the
European Union, and are highly regarded by other
authors, by universities, and by libraries, such as
the South Wales Miners Library, as reference
His BSc comes from part-time study with the Open
University while he was in his 60's.