West Glamorgan Archive Service

Clydach School Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 E W 5

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Title: Clydach School Records

Short title: Clydach School records

Dates of creation: 1867-1983

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (23 vols; 2 bundles; 2 plans)

Name of creator(s): Clydach School; Clydach Junior School; Clydach Senior School


Administrative and biographical history: Clydach School was established as a British School in the 19th century. It was situated in Clydach, Glamorgan, and now part of Swansea. In 1937 the boys' school became a senior mixed school and the girls' school became a junior mixed school.


Scope and content: Records of Clydach School, 1867-1983, including log books, 1875-1983; admission registers, 1867-1975; attendance registers, 1918-1942; school returns, 1923-1951; regulations, 1932-1943; reports, 1957-1965; plans, c.1900; stock and inventory books, 1948-1978; circulars and correspondence, 1949-1972; miscellaneous records, 1921-1962.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically into: Log books; Admission registers; Attendance registers; Attendance half holiday registers; School returns; Regulations; Reports; Plans; Cards; Stock and inventory books; Circulars and correspondence; Miscellaneous papers.

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: A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: No information available.

Accruals: Accruals are possible.

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 Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Education, Primary Schools, catalogue.

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

Personal names

Corporate names

Clydach Junior School (Swansea, Wales)

Clydach School (Swansea, Wales)

Clydach Senior School (Swansea, Wales)