West Glamorgan Archive Service

Neath Road School, Briton Ferry, Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 E N 5

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Title: Neath Road School, Briton Ferry, Records

Short title: Neath Road School, Briton Ferry, records

Dates of creation: 1876-1988

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (20 volumes)

Name of creator(s): Neath Road School, Briton Ferry


Administrative and biographical history: Neath Road School, Briton Ferry, Glanmorgan, opened in 1876 as a board school. It became Ynysmaerdy County Primary in 1952 with the closure of the girls and infant departments.


Scope and content: Log books, 1876-1985; admission registers, 1876-1971; attendance register, 1902-1903; payments to teachers books, 1924-1947; school diary, 1988.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically into: log books; admission registers; attendance register; payments to teachers books; school diary.

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: All records 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 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).

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 | Briton Ferry

Personal names

Corporate names

Neath Road School (Briton Ferry, Wales)

Ynysmaerdy Primary School (Briton Ferry, Wales)


Briton Ferry