West Glamorgan Archive Service

Glyncorrwg School Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 E Gl 4

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Title: Glyncorrwg School Records

Short title: Glyncorrwg School, records

Dates of creation: 1869-1977

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (6 vols; 2 bundles)

Name of creator(s): Glyncorrwg National School; Glyncorrwg School


Administrative and biographical history: Glyncorrwg National School, Glyncorrwg, Glamorgan, opened in about 1867. It was run by the National Society and provided an Anglican education. By 1885 the one room, one teacher school was inadequate to cope with its 250 pupils. Glyncorrwg School Board was formed under the Education Act 1870 and it replaced the National School with a new school, opened in 1885.


Scope and content: Log books, 1869-1977; HMI reports, 1948; letters, 1931-1949; Board of Education memoranda, 1926-1940.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically into: log books and minutes; records of staff; reports; correspondence and circulars; miscellaneous.

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; Collis, Kim, West Glamorgan Archive Service - A Guide to the Collections (West Glamorgan Archive Service, 1998); Segelov, C. R. (ed.), Glyncorrwg Primary School Centenary Booklet (1985).

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 | Glyncorrwg

Personal names

Corporate names

Glyncorrwg National School

Glyncorrwg Primary School (Glyncorrwg, Wales)