Abstract: Images of industry in north Wales showing a diamond workshop in Mochdre (GCH11434), men and women at work at a tyre factory (GCH11435-GCH11437, GCH13267-GCH13275), women producing Welsh flannels for the USA at Holywell (GCH11438), staff at Mona Industries, Anglesey, with the clothes airer which can be converted into a baby's play pen or a frame for a wind break for the beach and wooden music boxes, one of which is a model of a Swiss chalet (GCH11439, GCH11431), and views of Trawsfynydd, showing the construction of the nuclear power station (GCH11440, GCH11442, GCH11443, GCH11444).
Part of: Casgliad Geoff Charles Collection,
Charles, Geoff, 1909-2002.
Title assigned by cataloguer., A selection of the images have been published and appeared in Oswestry & Border Counties Advertiser, 27 November 1957, the Montgomeryshire Express and Radnor Times, 30 November 1957, and Y Cymro, 5 December 1957.
Computer file. Aberystwyth : National Library of Wales, 2000-2002 (Geoff Charles digitisation project) Original, master file captured in uncompressed TIFF format. Minimal tonal adjustments using levels and curves in PhotoShop. Master files archived as pc format TIFFS. On-screen display files resized and adjusted for viewing on gamma 2.2 monitors in PhotoShop and saved in JPEG format. 20 image files; Heidelberg Nexscan F4100 capture device using Linocolor v6.0.4 software. Filter settings: light contour-0.5, dark countour-0.5, smoothnes-0.6, countour width-1.0, scan spot size-4.0. Target resolution for hi-res capture was 300dpi at a factor of 450% resulting in +/- 6000 x 5000 pixels; screen res:+/- 600 x 500 pixels at 72dpi; screen-res and thumbnail copies use jpeg compression at setting: 7 in Adobe Photoshop v6.0; 8 bit grayscale; hi-res TIFFs: Gray Gamma 1.8 icc profile embedded.
2001 ; scanned. Reprographic Unit, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion ; capture device operator : Simon Evans.
Subject: [Trawsfynydd Nuclear Power Station (Wales) , Mona Industries ]