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Llangennech Coal Co

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1825 Company formed by the Shears brothers; started to sink the St. Davids pit but it encountered problems.

1828 With other partners they formed the Llanelli Railway and Dock Co

1835 The Shears brothers withdrew from the company

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Sources of Information

  • "The early zinc works at Casllwchwr (Loughor) near Swansea" by R. O. Roberts and P. R. Reynolds, Morgannwg [1]