Carmarthenshire Archive Service

B. D. R. Thomas Collection

Reference code(s): GB 0211 BDRMAS

Held at:

Title: B. D. R. Thomas Collection

Short title: Thomas, B. D. R., collection of White Lion Inn papers

Dates of creation: 1876-1963

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 13 items

Name of creator(s): White Lion Inn, Pwll-trap

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The White Lion Inn, Pwll-trap, near St Clears, Carmarthenshire was owned by James Thomas, innkeeper and farmer, until his death in 1875. The property passed to his granddaughter, Elizabeth James and her husband William James, who mortgaged the inn to Sarah Nicholls of Gilfachyblawd, Llanwinio, but in 1897 sold it to Swansea United Breweries Limited. In 1926 the property was acquired by Truman Hanbury Buxton and Company Limited. It was bought by B. D. R. Thomas in 1963.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Records, 1876-1963, relating to the White Lion Inn, Pwll-trap, Carmarthenshire, including deeds, 1895-1963, of the White Lion Inn and White Lion Cottage.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by B. D. R. Thomas, St Clears, 1970.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Small Collections, L-Z.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: October 2003


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Taverns (Inns) | Wales | Pwll-trap

White Lion Inn, Pwll-trap | Records and correspondence

Personal names

Corporate names

White Lion Inn (Pwll-trap, Wales)

Places

Carmarthenshire

Pwll-trap

St Clears