Beynon’s Colliery

Beynon’s Colliery Pit Head Baths

Beynon’s Colliery Pit Head Baths. On Saturday 25th March 1933 the Beynon’s Colliery Pit Head Baths were officially opened they were constructed under the Miners Welfare Scheme at the Beynon’s Colliery, Blaina at a cost of £15,000 and were officially opened by Sir John W. Beynon, Bart, C.B.E. chairman of the Ebbw Vale Steel, Iron and Coal Co Ltd, in ... Read More »

Beynons Colliery Blaina – A Brief History

Beynons Colliery – Blaina In early 1920’s the collieries of Blaina that had been previously owned by the Messrs J. Lancaster Co had not mined coal west of the River Ebbw. The company needed a new mine capable of retrieving the coal from that side of the valley. Mr Jenkyn Williams. In 1920 Mr Jenkyn Williams M.E. submitted a scheme ... Read More »

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