Bristol Coalmining Archives Ltd

Bristol Coal Mining Archives Limited was established in 1988 to provide a fast and efficient reporting service to local solicitors, surveyors and others involved in the property transfer services or in the construction industry.

Reports are tailored to suit the requirements of the particular inquirer whether it be an individual private client or a solicitor acting on behalf of the purchaser of a single dwelling or a consultant investigating the planned development of a large site.

Our Extensive Archive

Bristol Coal Mining Archives' reports are based on the extensive archive built up over many years by the late John Cornwell, who obtained information from both public and private sources. BCA holds the most extensive collection of such information for Bristol, South Gloucestershire and Somerset. The collection comprises of early maps, plans and other archival material covering coalmining and other past industrial activity.