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1914 Producers of Big Vein Malting Coal, also for Lime Burning, Hop Drying, Horticultural and House purposes.
 
1914 Producers of Big Vein Malting Coal, also for Lime Burning, Hop Drying, Horticultural and House purposes.
  
c.1916 [[Henry Seymour Berry |H. Seymour Berry]] negotiated the purchase of the [[Gwaun Cae Gurwen Colliery Co|Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen Colliery Co]] for [[David Alfred Thomas|Lord Rhondda]]; his Aberdare contact, [[David Richard Llewellyn]] was made chairman of the company.
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1916 [[Henry Seymour Berry |H. Seymour Berry]] negotiated the purchase of the [[Gwaun Cae Gurwen Colliery Co|Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen Colliery Co]] for [[David Alfred Thomas|Lord Rhondda]]; his Aberdare contact, [[David Richard Llewellyn]] was made chairman of the company.
  
 
1928 Acquired by [[Amalgamated Anthracite Collieries]]<ref>The Times, Feb 05, 1929</ref>
 
1928 Acquired by [[Amalgamated Anthracite Collieries]]<ref>The Times, Feb 05, 1929</ref>

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of Swansea, proprietors of Anthracite Collieries.

Registered Office: Rotherham, Yorks; General Office: Swansea (1914)

c.1820 Established as Richard Morgan and Sons.

1874 The company was registered on 13 July. [1]

1879 Incorporated as a Limited Company

1914 Producers of Big Vein Malting Coal, also for Lime Burning, Hop Drying, Horticultural and House purposes.

1916 H. Seymour Berry negotiated the purchase of the Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen Colliery Co for Lord Rhondda; his Aberdare contact, David Richard Llewellyn was made chairman of the company.

1928 Acquired by Amalgamated Anthracite Collieries[2]

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Sources of Information

  1. The Stock Exchange Year Book 1908
  2. The Times, Feb 05, 1929