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of Ferndale, South Wales
Successor to David Davis and Sons
1890 The company was registered on 3 May, to take over the colleries situated in the Rhondda Valleys, South Wales.
1896 Major explosion at their Tylorstown Collieries
1914 D. Davis and Sons were recorded as colliery proprietors, also recorded as Ferndale Steam Coal Co
1922 The proprietors of Ferndale colliery were recorded as Davis and Sons
Acquired Welsh Navigation Collieries,
Acquired by Guest Keen and Nettlefolds.
1927 See Aberconway Chapter XVII for information on the company and its history.