West Glamorgan Archive Service

Haynes Collection

Reference code(s): GB 0216 RISW Ha

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Title: Haynes Collection

Short title: Haynes, George Baker (Swansea), papers

Dates of creation: 1863-1889

Level of description: fonds

Extent and medium: 0.009 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): George Baker Haynes


Administrative and biographical history: George Baker Haynes was baptised at St. Mary's Church, Swansea on 23 March 1831. Born the son of William Woodward Haynes, brewer (1793) and Anne Collins. He had three brothers and one sister named William Collins (1826), Katherine Anne (1829), John Wells (1833) and Charles Mahon (1835). George Baker Haynes was clerk to the Swansea Guardians, the Urban Sanitary Authority and the District Highways Board and Superintendent Registrar.


Scope and content: Correspondence, 1866-1889; Bills and receipts, 1863-1889; Legal papers, 1867; Advertisements, 1867.


Language/script: English.

System of arrangement: The collection was originally catalogued at University College Library, Swansea, where an interpretation of the original order was made. This catalogue lists the items chronologically under the headings stated in Scope and content.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service. The catalogue can be accessed online.
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Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records transferred to the West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Immediate source of acquisition: The records were originally held at The Royal Institution of South Wales, Swansea. From 1966 onwards the records were moved to the library in the University College, Swansea in consignments. They were transferred to West Glamorgan Archive Service in the Spring of 2004 as part of The Royal Institution of South Wales Collection.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Katie Millien for the West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of description: Prior to 16-11-2004; Source amended by ANW, January 2005; This description May 2



Lawyers | Wales | Swansea

Personal names

Haynes, Charles Baker, b. ca. 1831

Corporate names