Nixon's Navigation Co
1849 John Nixon, a Durham engineer, began sinking a mine.
He bought the Deep Duffryn Collieries and was the first to ship Welsh coal abroad.
1873 he bought the Navigation Colliery.
1927 See Aberconway Chapter XVIII for information on the company and its history
Presumably became Llewellyn (Nixon)
1930 Amalgamated with other coal companies into Welsh Associated Collieries
Sources of Information
- The Times Nov. 11, 1929