West Glamorgan Archive Service

Dunvant Junior School records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 E S 7

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Title: Dunvant Junior School records

Short title: Dunvant Junior School, records

Dates of creation: 1877-2005

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (24 vols; 22 bundles)

Name of creator(s): Dunvant Junior School


Administrative and biographical history: Dunvant Junior School, Dunvant, Swansea, was established as a Board School in 1877 under the Education Act 1870 and is a mixed, non-denominational primary school.


Scope and content: Log books, 1877-2005; admission registers, 1877-1978; staff records, 1915-1975; reports and returns, 1969-1989; school photographs, 1909-2005, including photographs of individual classes, teaching staff, stage plays and sports teams; schoolwork, 1922-1991; scrapbooks, 1989-1994; history of the school, 2005; programmes and brochures, 1952-1977.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically into: log books and minutes; records of pupils; records of staff; reports and returns; correspondence and circulars; schoolwork; school events; photographs; miscellaneous; Dunvant Evening Institution (E S 7); log books continued; photographs; other records (E S 7 continuation).

Conditions governing access: Items under 100 years old containing information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

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: No information available.

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 sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Education - Primary Schools, catalogue; West Glamorgan Archive Service, Continuation of Dunvant Junior School records, catalogue; Collis, Kim, West Glamorgan Archive Service - A Guide to the Collections (West Glamorgan Archive Service, 1998).

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

Date(s) of description: November 2005



Schools | Wales | Swansea

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Dunvant Junior School