Gwent Archives

Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D2341

Held at:

Title: Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society records

Short title: Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society records

Dates of creation: 1952-1976

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium:

Name of creator(s): Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society, a co-operative society, was founded in 1922. Several societies and groups in Monmouthshire were members.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Files relating to Treowen Limousin Ltd., 1970-1973; Usk cattle breeders, 1966; Monmouthshire Seed Growers Ltd., 1955-1964; Monmouthshire Rabbit Clearance Society Ltd., 1959-1966; Henllys Forage Group, 1971, 1972; West Monmouthshire Silage Co-op, 1970-1971; East Monmouthshire Silage Co-op, 1970-1971; East Monmouthshire Silage Group, 1970-1974; Abergavenny and District Farmers' Marketing Association, 1956-1965; Monmouthshire Farmers Ltd., 1958-1963; Messrs. Pugh, Harries and Gretton, Penallt and Trelleck, 1968-1970; Monnow Valley Farms, 1969-1973; Mrs. N. G. Waters & Sons, Nash, 1968-1976; Private Woodlands, 1952, 1955; and reports on visits, 1958.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into: Treowen Limousin Ltd.; Usk cattle breeders; Monmouthshire Seed Growers Ltd.; Monmouthshire Rabbit Clearance Society Ltd.; Henllys Forage Group; West Monmouthshire Silage Co-op; East Monmouthshire Silage Co-op; East Monmouthshire Silage Group; Abergavenny and District Farmers' Marketing Association; Monmouthshire Farmers Ltd.; Messrs. Pugh, Harries and Gretton, Penallt and Trelleck; Monnow Valley Farms; Mrs N. G. Waters & Sons, Nash; Private Woodlands; reports on visits.

Conditions governing access: Restricted access. These files are not available until 30 years have elapsed from the last date of each file.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Gwent Record Office
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society (transferred from the National Library of Wales, 1985).

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office,Catalogue of the Welsh Agricultural Organisation Society files; National Library of Wales Annual Report 1984-1985, p. 38.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of description: May 2004


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Abergavenny and District Farmers' Marketing Association | Records and correspondence

Agriculture | Wales | Abergavenny

Agriculture | Wales | Monmouthshire

Agriculture, Cooperative | Wales | Abergavenny

East Monmouthshire Silage Co-op. | Records and correspondence

East Monmouthshire Silage Group | Records and correspondence

Forage | Wales | Henllys

Henllys Forage Group | Archives

Monmouthshire Rabbit Clearance Society | Records and correspondence

Monmouthshire Seed Growers | Records and correspondence

N.G. Waters and Sons, agricultural workers | Archives

Rabbits | Virus diseases | Wales | Monmouthshire

Silage | Wales | Monmouthshire

Treowen Limousin Ltd | Records and correspondence

Usk Cattle Breeders | Records and correspondence

West Monmouthshire Silage Co-op. | Records and correspondence

Personal names

Corporate names

Abergavenny and District Farmers' Marketing Association

East Monmouthshire Silage Co-op.

Henllys Forage Group

Messrs Pugh, Harries and Gretton

Monmouthshire Farmers

Monmouthshire Rabbit Clearance Society

Monmouthshire Seed Growers

Monnow Valley Farms

N.G. Waters and Sons, | agricultural workers

Private Woodlands (Monmouthshire, Wales)

Treowen Limousin Ltd

Usk Cattle Breeders

West Monmouthshire Silage Co-op.

Places

Henllys

Treowen

Usk