West Glamorgan Archive Service

G. J. Morgan slides relating to public and commercial transport in Wales

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD GJM

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Title: G. J. Morgan slides relating to public and commercial transport in Wales

Short title: Morgan, G. J., slides relating to public and commercial transport in Wales

Dates of creation: [c. 1895]-1997

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (7 volumes, 33 boxes)

Name of creator(s): G. J. Morgan


Administrative and biographical history: G. J. Morgan of Swansea, Glamorgan, researched public and commercial transport in Wales. He collected items such as press cuttings, company reports and slides relating to the subject and also wrote a history of Welsh transport.


Scope and content: Material, [c. 1895]-1997, relating to public and commercial transport in Wales, comprising press cuttings and reports, [1920]-1950; written histories of transport companies, 1997 and [n. d.]; slides, [20th century], of photographs, adverts and drawings of commercial vehicles from South East Wales (1907-1985), North Wales (1908-1985), South Wales (1889, 1905-1986), and West Wales (1905-1988).


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: volumes relating to history of commercial transport; slides of commercial transport: East Wales, North Wales, South Wales, West Wales, miscellaneous.

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


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.



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, G. J. Morgan collection of slides and written histories of public and commercial transport in Wales, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of description: October 2005



Buses | Wales | Photographs

Transport | Wales | History

Personal names

Morgan, G. J., of Swansea

Corporate names