Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Carmarthen Museum

Reference code(s): GB 0211 Carmarthen Museum

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Title: Carmarthen Museum

Short title: Carmarthen Museum

Dates of creation: 1792-1860

Level of description: fonds

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CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: No information known/available at time of compilation.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Please note that the items described below form only a small part of the entire Carmarthen Museum archive.
The first deposit contains: industrial papers including colliery account books for the Stradey, Brondiny and Pool (Pwll) Collieries, Carmarthenshire 1819-1834 and a copy of Begelly (Pembrokeshire) Colliery Accounts 1821-1822 and 1831; deeds and documents including mineral leases for lands in Llanelli, Llannon and Pembrey parishes 1824-1834. The second deposit contains: papers relating to industry, trade and transport including Cwmmawr Colliery Accounts 1837-1838; deeds and documents concerning lands in Llandilofawr and Llandybie parishes 1792-1856 and Articles of Association: Mydrim Mining Company 1860.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

Conditions governing access: Access unrestricted unless stated otherwise.

Conditions governing reproduction: A photocopying service is available. Contact repository for details.
No publication without written permission from the Archivist.

Finding aids: A hardcopy list is available in the searchroom.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Mine of Information Project, University of Wales Swansea LIS Archives, Library & Information Centre,, University of Wales Swansea,Singleton Park, Swansea SA2 8PP

Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Mine of Information Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of description: July 2002


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Coal mines and mining | Wales, South

Mines and mineral resources | Wales, South

Personal names

Corporate names

Begelly Colliery

Brondiny Colliery

Cwmmawr Leasehold Colliery (Llanarthne, Wales)

Mydrim Mining Company

Pwll Colliery

Stradey Colliery

Places

Begelly

Carmarthenshire