Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Thomas Phillips, Cooper, of Hebron Records
Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB41
Title: Thomas Phillips, Cooper, of Hebron Records
Short title: Phillips, (Thomas), cooper, of Hebron, Cilymaenllwyd, records
Dates of creation: 1784-1953
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 15 items
Name of creator(s): Thomas Phillips, Cooper, of Hebron
Administrative and biographical history: Thomas Phillips (fl. 1886-1927) was a cooper based in Hebron, Cilymaenllwyd, Carmarthenshire. He appears to have been connected with David Philips, also a cooper, of Whitland, Carmarthenshire. Benjamin Thomas (fl. 1844-1876) farmed at Penrallt, Cilymaenllwyd.
Scope and content: Records of Thomas Phillips, 1879-1927, comprising account books of work done, 1886-1927, a notebook, 1909, and an account book of David Phillips, 1879-1882; miscellaneous records comprising notebooks of Benjamin Thomas, Penrallt, 1784-1876, servants' wages books, 1853-1953, and a grocer's day book, 1896-1902.
ACCESS AND USE
Language/script: English, Welsh
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: records of Thomas Phillips, cooper of Hebron; and records of other businesses in the Llanglydwen and Whitland border area.
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Archival history: No information found
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Rev. J. Towyn Jones, Carmarthen, 1982.
Related units of description: Further papers are in Carmarthenshire Archives Service, CNC/76, DX/227.
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