Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Burry Port Garden Suburb Ltd Records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB3

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Title: Burry Port Garden Suburb Ltd Records

Short title: Burry Port Garden Suburb Ltd records

Dates of creation: 1917-1972

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 27 items

Name of creator(s): Burry Port Garden Suburb Ltd


Administrative and biographical history: Burry Port Garden Suburb Ltd was founded on 14 March 1917 by the Welsh Town Planning and Housing Trust Ltd, and was registered under the Industrial and Provident Societies Act 1893. The Association developed housing in Burry Port, Carmarthenshire, and was dissolved in 1971 after the disposal of the last two freehold reversions.


Scope and content: Records, 1917-1972, including minute books, 1917-1971; ledgers, 1920-1971; journals, 1920-1972; annual reports, 1918-1971; index of tenants and lettings, 1921-1969; and plans, 1908-1965.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into minute books; other records; and plans.

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


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by H. V. Seddon, Secretary to the Rhiwbina Garden Village Ltd, Rhiwbina, Cardiff, per Glamorgan Archives, 1976.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records.

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

Date(s) of description: October 2003



Burry Port Garden Suburb Ltd | Records and correspondence

Housing | Wales | Burry Port

Personal names

Corporate names

Burry Port Garden Suburb Ltd

Welsh Town-Planning and Housing Trust


Burry Port