Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Llanelli and Carmarthen Ship Lists

Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB72

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Title: Llanelli and Carmarthen Ship Lists

Short title: Llanelli and Carmarthen ship lists

Dates of creation: 1786-1950

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 4 items

Name of creator(s): Mr Robin Craig,the depositor, and noted maritime historian compiled the lists of ships.

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: In the 18th to 20th centuries, Llanelli and Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, had active ports and acted as ports of registry.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Lists of ships registered in Llanelli, 1786-1950, and Carmarthen, 1839-1849; plan of S. S. Cachalotte, [photocopy, late 20th century]; and tide table, 1882.

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 list 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

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr Robin Craig, St Margaret's Bay, nr Dover, Kent, 1986.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Existence and location of originals: No information found

Related units of description: See also: Carmarthenshire Record Office T/ship for original shipping registers for the ports of Carmarthen and Llanelli and for shipping crew agreements.

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

Ships | Wales | Carmarthen

Ships | Wales | Llanelli

Personal names

Corporate names

Cachalotte (Ship)

Places

Carmarthen

Llanelli