West Glamorgan Archive Service

Melin/Melincryddan School, Neath, Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 E N 18

Held at:

Title: Melin/Melincryddan School, Neath, Records

Short title: Melin/Melincryddan School, Neath, records

Dates of creation: 1899-1987

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (30 items)

Name of creator(s): Melin/Melincryddan School, Neath

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Melin (or Melincryddan) School, Neath, Glamorgan, was opened by Neath School Board in 1899 in buildings formerly occupied by the Melin School run by Llantwit Lower School Board.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Log books, 1899-1964; admission registers, 1912-1981; attendance registers, 1978-1982; Neath Districts Schools Management Bodies minutes and reports, 1977-1987; Education Office information circulars, 1977-1987.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically into: log books; admission and other registers; attendance registers; summary attendance registers; teachers' attendance register; 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

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related units of description: Records of Melin/Melincryddan School prior to 1899 are West Glamorgan Archive Service, E/N 17.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Schools | Wales | Neath

Personal names

Corporate names

Melin Junior School (Neath, Wales)

Places

Melincryddan

Neath