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Major accessions to repositories in 2019 relating to Wales


Archifau Ynys Mon / Anglesey Archives

  • Trevor Eames, blacksmith: papers c1895-1999 (WM/2693)
  • Robin Grove-White, (b 1941), environmentalist: Brynddu and Plas Coch estate papers 1750-1930 (WAB)
  • Ieuan Williams, (b 1946), artist: papers of Ieuan Williams, grandson of Rowland Williams, wheelright, undertaker and master builder of Glyn Derw, Wood Street, Menai Bridge 1894-1985 (WM/2634)
  • William John Robert (b 1920): items rel to H.M.S Edinburgh 1939-2015 (WM/2680)
  • Howell Evans, (b 1918), M.B.E.: papers rel to 'The invention of Cow Cubicles', which earned him the M.B.E., and diaries of his wife Megan Evans c1912-2012 (WM/2688)
  • Emanuel Bowen (1694-1767), Welsh map engraver: map of Mona c1720 (WR/425)

Ceredigion Archives

  • William Morgan Rogers, (fl 1955-2010), translator, teacher, writer: literary and personal papers c1955-2010 (The W. M. Rogers Collection [WMR])
  • M Nash, (fl 1959-1993): digital scans of black and white and colour photographs of Aberystwyth 1959-1993 (ADX/1688)
  • Emily Lewis, (fl 1911-1923), of Llain near Llanarth: collected letters describing her marriage and life in Russia and eventually Hawaii 1911-1923 (ADX/1691)
  • The Inner Wheel Club: Aberystwyth branch: records incl minutes, photograph albums, certificates, artefacts and programmes c1951-2019 (DSO/73)
  • John Rees, (fl 1856): map of Lampeter Commons Inclosure with schedule 1856 (ADX/1706)
  • I.T. James, (fl 1940s), military personnel: papers rel to wartime career, in particular his time as a Japanese POW c1940-1949 (ADX/1712)
  • Friendship album from Bella to Maggie [Margaret] on her birthday on the 31st January 1902 containing drawings, observations and poems from friends and family in Aberaeron 1902-1922 (ADX/1709)

Denbighshire Archives

  • Blessed Edward Jones School, Rhyl: school records 1965-2019 (ED/GS/23)
  • Hafina Clwyd, (1936-2011), educator, writer and journalist: diaries 1956-2010 (DD/DM/1765)
  • Rhyl Boys Brigade: minutes, corresp, newscuttings, photographs and slides late 20th cent (DD/DM/1954)
  • William Cornwallis-West, (1835-1917), JP and politician: diaries 1864-1868 (DD/DM/1951)
  • Ysgol Carreg Emlyn and Ysgol Clocaenog: school records 20th cent (ED/20 and ED/37)
  • Ysgol Mair, Rhyl. Catholic Primary School: log books, admissions and photographs 1955-2019 (ED/116)
  • Records rel to the North Wales Hospital for TV documentaries c1905-1995 (DD/DM/1948)
  • Photographs of Ruthin Red Cross Hospital c1918 (DD/DM/1943)
  • Photographs of Llysfasi College and students c1930-1939 (DD/DM/1960)
  • Midwife case books (17 vols) rel to midwives working in the North East Wales region incl St Asaph, Rhyl, Prestatyn and Trelogan 1957-1978 (HD/25)

Flintshire Record Office

  • Buckley Jubilee: minutes, programmes and videos 1902-2016 (AN5246)
  • Flintshire County Council: signed council minutes 2014-2019 (AN5251)
  • James Hurst, (fl 1837-1893), gamekeeper: accounts and reports rel to Hawarden Castle game-keeping 1837-1893 (AN5239; D/DM/1862)
  • John Graham Canham, (1933-2019), curate: papers rel to time as curate of Hawarden parish 1904-2014 (AN5284)
  • Ruabon Coal Co: minutes of Board of Directors 1856 (AN5275)
  • Ellis family of Hanmer: property records, rel to land in Hanmer 16th-19th cent (AN5270)

Glamorgan Archives

  • Allensbank Primary School, Cardiff: log books, admission registers, punishment books, stock books, sales book, visitors' book and register of children arriving late 20th cent (D1727)
  • Ann Clwyd, (b 1937), MP: constituency case files 1987-2010 (DMP2)
  • Boaden's Stores, Tynant, Beddau: shop ledgers 1934-1962 (D1747)
  • Calvary Baptist Church, Treforest: duplicate marriage registers, ledgers, minutes and photographs 1953-2003 (DBAP36)
  • Cardiff and District Table Tennis League: records incl handbooks, photographs, rule book, score books and programmes 1936-2019 (D1683)
  • Cardiff Reform Synagogue: administrative records, papers of notable congregation members, papers rel to Rabbis and files on various issues and Ladies Guild records 1940-2016 (D1718)
  • Cardiff Rugby Football Club: club and House Committee minutes 1949-1983 (D1702)
  • Christine Chapman, (b 1957), Labour Politician: Ynysybwl Ward Labour Party accounts book and Abercynon Ward Labour Party minutes 1977-2005 (D1660)
  • Cymdeithas Carnhuanawc: papers rel to the work of the society on Welsh history and culture 1989-2016 (D1646)
  • Cynon Valley Anti-Poll Tax Group: press cuttings, notebook, press releases, posters and tickets c1990 (D1735)
  • Noddfa Baptist Church, Treorchy: reports 1893-1981 (D1688)
  • Caersalem Baptist Church, Dowlais, Merthyr Tydfil: minutes, accounts, drawings, photographs, contributions book, corresp and orders of service 20th cent (D1700)
  • Grangetown Local History Society, Cardiff: photographs and articles rel to the area 1900s-2000s (D1026)
  • Howells (House Of Fraser) Department Store, Cardiff: records 19th-20th cent (D1680)
  • Jill McAndrew (1942-2011), Colliery Nursing Officer at Taff Merthyr Colliery and Trelewis Drift Mine: research project and photographs rel to the coal mining industry and occupational health c1981 (D1652)
  • Joan Mark, (fl 1921-1951), nurse: diary, scrapbook, photographs and certificates 1921-1951 (D1666)
  • Leslie Price, (b 1938), coal miner: assorted papers incl underground plans, OS maps and plans marking fatal accidents c1930-1980 (D1657)
  • Llwyn-y-Grant Farm, Llanederyn Road, Penylan, Cardiff: sale notice of farming stock, agricultural machinery and household goods 1941 (D1699)
  • Penarth Motorboat and Sailing Club: scrapbook rel to activities of the Club, obituary of Dick Begg, former Club Commodore and 'Penarth Motorboat and Sailing Club post-war revival' by Alan Thorne 20th cent (D1695)
  • Pencare, Jewish Home For The Aged: records 20th cent (D1708)
  • Phil Bale, (fl 2010-2019), Labour Councillor: papers rel to political career incl time as Leader of Cardiff City Council and Councillor for Llanishen and Thornhill. Also incl material rel to Save Llanishen Reservoir Campaign 2010-2019 (D1732)
  • Principality Building Society: borrower's ledgers, general ledgers, shareholders ledgers, Chatham Building Society mortgagor's ledgers and U.B.S. general ledgers 1873-1953 (D1746)
  • R J Hill, (fl 2003), building surveyor and consultant: photographs of Barry Town Hall c2003 (D1659)
  • St Quentin's Masonic Lodge, Cowbridge: bundle of deeds, declarations book, signature books, minutes books, photographs and assorted papers rel to the lodge 1882-2000 (D1650)
  • The Fortnightly Club, Cardiff: records rel to meetings and creation of club, academic papers and journals read at meetings and corresp 1880-1986 (D1715)
  • Tonypandy Primary School: log books, photographs and reports 1937-2014 (D1676)
  • Verity Family of Bridgend: family papers and records rel to the campaign to save Bridgend Town Hall c1750-1970 (DXCB)
  • William Charles May, (fl 1937-1943), Police Superintendent: diaries 1937-1943 (D1667)
  • Aerial photographs rel to the construction of the A470 c1970-1979 (D1694)
  • John Gwilym Roberts, (fl 1950-1970), architect: drawings from private practice 1950s-1970s (D1703)
  • Breacher Family of Blaengarw: assorted papers incl rel to James Breacher's career, papers rel to Brynbedw House and photographs 1898-1966 (D1686)

Gwent Archives

  • Brynmawr Hebrew Congregation and Jewish Cemetery: minutes, financial papers and burial certificates 1905-2009 (D6528)
  • Brynmawr School Boots Committee: minute book 1930 (D6450)
  • Llanfair Kilgedin parish: tithe map (1840) and plan of Glebe lands (1921) 1840-1921 (Accession 6523)
  • Newport Athletic Club: records incl minutes, photographs, tickets and programmes c1880-2001 (D6236, Accession 6508)
  • Newport Hebrew Congregation: photographs and corresp 1887-2017 (Accession 6529)
  • Rex Herbert, (fl 1927-2009), teacher and Councillor: photographs of Beaufort events and places, Home Guard (7th Btn., Ebbw Vale) equipment lists, Ebbw Vale Methodist Circuit local preachers' minute book and Daily Mirror report of Cwm Colliery disaster (1927) c1927-2009 (D6517)
  • Paul Flynn, (1935-2019), MP: papers rel to parliamentary career incl corresp with the Parliamentary Labour Party and files for numerous political campaigns c1980-2019 (D6489)
  • Thomas Frederick Worrall, (1872-1957), artist: sketchbook rel to Monmouthshire and other counties mid 20th cent (D6445, Accession 6458)
  • Aneurin Bevan University Health Board: St Cadoc's Hospital, Caerleon ward books, St Lawrence Hospital, Chepstow, patients' books, Mount Pleasant Hospital, Chepstow casualty and daily dressing books c1906-2010 (Accession 6547)
  • William Price (fl 1918), of Usk: letters from W.T. Price, Ministry of Munitions of War, London, to his wife Edith and son Jimmy at Thorncroft, Usk, describing the Armistice celebrations in London 1918 (D6488)

Gwynedd Archives, Caernarfon Record Office

  • Llyn and Eifionydd Wesleyan Circuit: registers and minutes 1840-2010 (XM13637)
  • Madoc Memorial Hospital: patient admission registers, case books, operations registers, x-ray registers and diseases registers 1932-1994 (XY13)
  • Mudiad Di-waith Dyffryn Nantlle, Unemployment Organisation: minutes and corresp 1957-1960 (XM13633)
  • Robert and John Thomas, cobblers, Llanengan: account book 1848-1898 (XM13656)
  • St. David's Hospital and Bangor Hospital: birth registers 1943-1955 (XY12)

Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Record Office

  • Beuno Sant School, Bala: log book and photographs 1943-2018 (ZE7622)
  • Ffestiniog Memorial Hospital: patient registers, x-ray registers and operation registers 1925-1984 (ZY7620)
  • Oakeley Quarry: accident book 1929-1984 (ZM7597)
  • Parish of Mallwyd: service registers, inventory and cash books 1873-2006 (ZPE42)
  • Rhydywern Chapel: minutes and accounts 1885-1966 (ZM7606)
  • Ffestiniog Young Men's Institute, later Clwb Chwaraeon Blaenau Ffestiniog: minutes and accounts 1911-2000 (ZM7605)
  • Tywyn, Dolgellau and Barmouth Circuit: minutes 1961-2008 (ZM7618)

Pembrokeshire Archives and Local Studies

  • Joan Bird, (1920-2019), campaigner: campaign files rel to Freshwater East 20th cent (HDX/)
  • Neyland Town Council: administrative records incl minutes 1930-1990 (NTC/)
  • South Dairy Baptist Church: ledgers, photographs and certificates 1882-2015 (DFC/B/)

Powys Archives

  • Boughrood Charity: records incl minutes, documents, survey of estates and Book of Charter 1719-1948 (B/DX/45)
  • Builth County Primary School, Breconshire: log books (11) 1871-2008 (B/E/PS/91)
  • Roger L Brown (fl 1993-2007), vicar: papers rel to time as vicar incl corresp and parish portfolios 1993-2007 (M/EP/52)
  • Instone family of Pengarth House, Llandrindod Wells, Radnorshire: records rel to the family 1880s-1970s (R/X/269)
  • Llanyre Sports Show Committee: competition results lists, show paperwork incl schedules, corresp, financial records, promotional material, minutes and notebooks 1940-2019 (R/SOC/34)
  • Records rel to Bettws Disserth Church, Radnorshire incl terrier and inventory, list of incumbents and copy of an illuminated address for Rev. H J Jerico on his marriage to Miss C Thomas 1887-2011 (R/EP/12)
  • Notebook incl minutes rel to tenant farmers and landlords and minutes of Farmers Defence Association 1886-1890 (M/X/295)
  • Central Wales Emporium Ltd, Llandrindod Wells, Radnorshire: minutes 1908-1922 (R/BI/9)
  • Powys County Council : minutes (47 vols) 2008-2018 (P/C/C)
  • Records rel to Bwlch y Sarnau chapel, Radnorshire incl account books, photographs, quarterly newsletters, programmes for events and services and various local studies booklets 1900-2010 (R/NC/3/C)
  • Records rel to the Wooding family, Radnorshire 1633-1921 (R/D/WD)
  • Tithe apportionment for Mochdre, Montgomeryshire 1841 (M/DX/67)
  • Reference book for survey of Severn Farm Estate, Montgomeryshire 1812 (R/X/262)


National Library of Wales: Department of Collection Services

  • Tydfor Jones (fl 1950-2018): papers incl letters and notebooks (3) containing poetry 1950-2018
  • Roundel Tristram Toke (fl 1915), Lt Col, First Welsh Regiment & 6th Battalion The Bedfordshire Regiment: diaries (2) rel to account of war in the Ypres Salient incl corresp, maps, newspaper cuttings and photographs 1915 (NLW ex 3031)
  • David Jones (fl 1952-1968): autograph letters (14), 13 to Morag MacClennan, also incl painted inscriptions (2) and pencil drawing of a young woman in profile and small quantity of ephemera 1952-1968 (NLW MS 24139)
  • Walter David Jones, (1895-1974), poet and artist : letters (7) to Donald Attwater and books (3) by David Jones titled 'Epoch and Artist', 'In Parenthesis' and 'The Anathemata' 1937-1964 (NLW MS 24045F)
  • Dame Sian Phillips, (b. 1933), actress: personal papers incl corresp, diaries, notebooks, certificates, programmes, reviews and photographs nd
  • Cynulliad Cenedlaethol Cymru / National Assembly for Wales: records 1999-2011 (NAFW)
  • Colonel Bryan Cooke, (fl. 1790-1797) of Owston, Yorkshire: travel journal recording various tours undertaken through the north of England and Wales 1790-1797 (NLW MS 24143)
  • Cardiff Bay Opera House Trust: administrative papers 1991-1997 (CARUST)
  • Augustus Edwin John, (1878-1961), painter, draughtsman and etcher: working mss and papers rel to second vol of memoirs published posthumously under the title 'Finishing Touches' 1964 (NLWNLW MS 24133 MS)
  • Ann Clwyd, (b. 1937), Welsh Labour Party politician: papers rel to political interests incl Iraq, the Kurds, international development and the NHS 1986-2019
  • Mss tune-book with music notation, English and Italian words largely taken from printed sources and written in two unknown hands. The pieces incl ballads, waltzes and marches arranged for voices and piano, by composers such as Frances Arkwright, Vincenzo Bellini, Gaetano Donizetti, and J.P. Knight 1832-1839 (NLW ex 3035)
  • Pedigree of Robert Davies, Gwysaney, Flintshire 1622 (NLW MS 24140)
  • Illuminated pedigree roll of Edward Puleston, compiled during the seventeenth century, on vellum 17th cent (NLW MS 24141)
  • Bound vols (3), containing corresp and papers, rel to the Gwysaney estate 17th cent (NLW MS 24144)
  • Cynulliad Cenedlaethol Cymru / National Assembly for Wales: records incl of the Third Assembly nd (NAFW)
  • Mss vol, inscribed in 1711, by Elizabeth Salisbury, Llantisilio Hall, incl various recipes, medicinal remedies and a small collection of loose papers and letters recording additional receipts 17th-19th cent (NLW MS 24137)
  • Grant of land dated 11 February 1555 pertaining to lands in Broughton, Merton and Tredesmowen in the commote of Coleshill, Flintshire. 1555 (NLW MS 24145)
  • John Salusbury (fl 1664) of Erbistock : pedigree roll recording the genealogy of the families of Puleston, Salop, Puleston of Emrall, Flintshire, and Puleston of Havod-y-Wern, Denbigh 1664 (NLW MS 24142)


Bangor University, Archives and Special Collections

  • Pagot family of Plas Newydd, Anglesey and Beaudesert, Staffordshire: corresp, diaries, photographs, scrapbooks, financial papers and illuminated addresses 1842-1975 (2019/3)
  • Lady Henrietta Augusta Lloyd-Mostyn, (1830-1912) philanthropist: corresp, receipts and legal papers 1830-1912 (2019/15)

Cardiff University

  • Adrian Vernon Brough Gibson, (1931-2006), architectural historian: photographic slides and papers rel principally to British vernacular architecture but also incl examples of gothic, renaissance and baroque edifices, as well as archaeological ruins 1950-2006 (464)

Swansea University: Richard Burton Archives

  • Cymric Federation Press Chapel: minute book 1956-1979 (2019/24)
  • Seion Chapel, Glais: account books, contribution books, chapel certificates, Sunday School attendance register, collection cards, Whitsun festival accounts, corresp and newspapers 1902-1961 (2019/27)
  • Swansea University Women's Society: account books, minutes, corresp, programmes and photographs 1959-2009 (2019/23)