West Glamorgan Archive Service

Evan Evans Bevan Ltd (Brewers) of Cadoxton and Pontardawe Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD EEB

Held at:

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

CONTEXT

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.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Records of Evan Evans Bevan Ltd (Brewers) of Cadoxton and Pontardawe, 1919-1972.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

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.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Personal names

Corporate names

Places