West Glamorgan Archive Service

Photographs of Engineering Works in Swansea

Reference code(s): GB 0216 EN 1/P

Held at:

Title: Photographs of Engineering Works in Swansea

Short title: Swansea engineering works, photographs

Dates of creation: 1923-1979 (mainly 1923-1974)

Level of description: Series

Extent and medium: To be supplied

Name of creator(s): Swansea County Borough Council/Swansea City Council, Borough Engineer's Department

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The work of the Borough Engineer's Department of the County Borough (from 1969 City) of Swansea included overseeing the demolition of properties, the development of new road layouts, and building works. Aspects of their work was recorded in the form of photographs.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Photographs of engineering works in Swansea, 1923-1979, relating to subjects within the pre-1974 boundaries of the City of Swansea.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Original order maintained

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found

ALLIED MATERIALS

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: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Swansea County Borough Council/Swansea City Council, Borough Engineer's Department, Photographs of engineering works in Swansea, 1923-1979, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of description: August 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Civil engineering | Wales | Swansea | Photographs

Municipal engineering | Wales | Swansea | Photographs

Swansea (Wales) | Photographs

Personal names

Corporate names

Swansea (Wales) | City Council. | Engineer's Dept.

Swansea (Wales) | County Borough Council. | Borough Engineer's Dept.

Places

Swansea