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Ammanford (Rhydaman) is a town and community in the county of Carmarthenshire, Wales, with a population 5,293 according to the Office for National Statistics (2001), increasing to 5,411 at the 2011 census.
Anthracite is a hard, compact variety of coal that has a high luster.
Brammallite is a sodium rich analogue of illite.
Coal (from the Old English term col, which has meant "mineral of fossilized carbon" since the 13th century) is a combustible black or brownish-black sedimentary rock usually occurring in rock strata in layers or veins called coal beds or coal seams.
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The goal of coal mining is to obtain coal from the ground.
Crynant (or Y Creunant) is a village in the Dulais Valley in Wales.
Drift mining is either the mining of an ore deposit by underground methods, or the working of coal seams accessed by adits driven into the surface outcrop of the coal bed.
The European Route of Industrial Heritage (ERIH) is a network (theme route) of the most important industrial heritage sites in Europe.
Herbert Mackworth (7 September 1687 – 20 August 1765) was a Welsh landowner, coal owner and MP.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
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Methane is a chemical compound with the chemical formula (one atom of carbon and four atoms of hydrogen).
A mining accident is an accident that occurs during the process of mining minerals.
A museum (/mjuˈziːəm/; ''myoo-'''zee'''-um'') is an institution that cares for (conserves) a collection of artifacts and other objects of artistic, cultural, historical, or scientific importance and makes them available for public viewing through exhibits that may be permanent or temporary.
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The National Coal Board (NCB) was the statutory corporation created to run the nationalised coal mining industry in the United Kingdom.
The Natural History Museum in London is a museum exhibiting a vast range of specimens from various segments of natural history.
Neath (Castell-nedd) is a town and community situated in the principal area of Neath Port Talbot, Wales with a population of 19,258 in 2011.
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The Neath and Brecon Railway linked the Vale of Neath Railway at Neath with the Brecon and Merthyr Railway at Brecon and also via a connection from Colbren Junction, it linked to the Swansea Vale Railway at Ynysygeinon Junction (sometimes spelt Ynisygeinon).
Neath Port Talbot (Castell-nedd Port Talbot) is a county borough and one of the unitary authority areas of Wales.
A nickname is a shortened substitute for the proper name of a familiar person, place or thing, for affection or ridicule.
Onllwyn is a small village in Neath Port Talbot, Wales, near Seven Sisters.
Rhondda, or the Rhondda Valley (Cwm Rhondda), is a former coal mining valley in Wales, formerly a local government district, consisting of 16 communities built around the River Rhondda.
Sandstone (sometimes known as arenite) is a clastic sedimentary rock composed mainly of sand-sized minerals or rock grains.
Seven Sisters (Blaendulais: source of the (river) Dulais) is a village in the Dulais Valley, Wales, UK.
The South Wales Coalfield (Welsh: Maes glo De Cymru) is a large region of south Wales that is rich in coal deposits, especially the South Wales Valleys.
The South Wales Valleys (Cymoedd De Cymru) are a number of industrialised valleys in South Wales.
The Swansea Valley (Cwm Tawe), one of the South Wales Valleys, is the name often given to the valley of the River Tawe area in Southern Wales, UK.
The ton is a unit of measure.
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A tram (also known as tramcar; and in North America known as streetcar, trolley or trolley car), is a rail vehicle which runs on tracks along public urban streets (called street running), and also sometimes on a segregated right of way.
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World War II (WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, though related conflicts began earlier.
X-radiation (composed of X-rays) is a form of electromagnetic radiation.
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