Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Llanelli and Carmarthen Ship Lists
Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB72
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.
Administrative and biographical history: In the 18th to 20th centuries, Llanelli and Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, had active ports and acted as ports of registry.
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
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.
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.
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.
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