Abertillery Gas Works Records
Reference code(s): GB 0218 D524
Title: Abertillery Gas Works Records
Short title: Abertillery gas works records
Dates of creation: 1918-[late 20th century]
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (14 items)
Name of creator(s): Abertillery Urban District Council. Gas Committee
Administrative and biographical history: Abertillery Urban District Council (UDC), Monmouthshire, was established in 1897 under the provisions of the Local Government Act 1894. Through a Gas Committee the Council was responsible for Abertillery Gas Works during the early 20th century.
Scope and content: Records of Abertillery Gas Works, 1918-[late 20th century], including Manager's monthly reports, 1918-1949; Manager's special reports, 1931-1945; photocopy of printed pamphlet, [late 20th century].
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Manager's monthly reports; Managers' special reports; Pamphlet.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office and the National Register of Archives.
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 Mr L. Gray, Engineer and Manager, Wales Gas Board Abertillery, Undertaking, Monmouthshire, 1965.
Related units of description: Minutes of the Gas Committee are contained in the Annual volume of the minutes of the Urban District Council, Gwent Record Office, A310.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project.The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Abertillery Gas Works, Abertillery Urban District Council, catalogue; Hey, David, Oxford Dictionary of Local and Family History (Oxford, 1997)
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: February 2006