West Glamorgan Archive Service
Evan Evans Bevan Ltd (Brewers) of Cadoxton and Pontardawe Records
Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD EEB
Title: Evan Evans Bevan Ltd (Brewers) of Cadoxton and Pontardawe Records
Short title: Evan Evans Bevan Ltd (Brewers) of Cadoxton and Pontardawe, records
Dates of creation: 1919-1972
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 1 linear metre
Name of creator(s): Evan Evans Bevan Ltd (Brewers) of Cadoxton and Pontardawe
Administrative and biographical history: Evan Evans (1794-1871) of Briton Ferry bought the Vale of Neath Brewery at Cadoxton in 1850 and subsequently the Swansea Vale Brewery at Pontardawe. The business was handed down over several generations, in 1935 the brewing business became a limited company, Evan Evans Bevan Ltd. In 1952, the company took over David Williams (Builth) Ltd. Whitbread purchased the company in 1967 and brewing ceased in 1970 as part of the overall rationalisation of Whitbread's production facilities.
Scope and content: Records of Evan Evans Bevan Ltd (Brewers) of Cadoxton and Pontardawe, 1919-1972.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged in chronological order.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service 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 Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Evan Evans Bevan Ltd (Brewers) of Cadoxton and Pontardawe Records, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: December 2005