Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Collins' Railway and Telegraph Maps of North and South Wales

Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB43

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Title: Collins' Railway and Telegraph Maps of North and South Wales

Short title: Railway and Telegraph Maps of Wales, 1840

Dates of creation: [c. 1840]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 1 item

Name of creator(s): William Collins Sons and Co.

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: William Collins Sons and Co. published printed maps, including Railway and Telegraph maps of North and South Wales, containing district divisions and other local arrangements.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Copies of Collins' Railway and Telegraph maps of North and South Wales, containing district divisions and other local arrangements, [1840].

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

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

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: The maps were in the possession of one David Howells, Pantmaredith, in 1854.

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr L. James, Regional Librarian, Carmarthen Library, 1982.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Railways | Wales | Maps

Telegraph | Wales | Maps

Personal names

Corporate names

William Collins Sons and Co.

Places

Wales