Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Glanrhyd Farm Records
Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB112
Title: Glanrhyd Farm Records
Short title: Glanrhyd Farm, Pembrey, records
Dates of creation: [c. 1945]-1970
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.015cubic metres
Name of creator(s): Glanrhyd Farm, Pembrey
Administrative and biographical history: Glanrhyd Farm, Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, is located close to the site of the former RAF Pembrey airfield. Construction of Pembrey Airfield began in 1937 and was used as a base for a number of fighter squadrons during the Second World War. The airfield remained as an RAF base until its closure in 1957, and was sold in 1964.
Scope and content: Records, c. 1945-1970, relating to Glanrhyd Farm and Pembrey Airfield, including correspondence; accounts; schedules; and Pembrey Airfield sales particulars, 1964.
ACCESS AND USE
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 deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by D. G. Evans, Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, 1998.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records; Pembrey Airport website (http://www.pembreyairport.com/index.html), viewed 23 October 2003.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: October 2003