West Glamorgan Archive Service
Swansea County Borough/Swansea City Quarter Sessions
Reference code(s): GB 0216 QS SBo
Title: Swansea County Borough/Swansea City Quarter Sessions
Short title: Swansea Borough/Swansea City Quarter Sessions
Dates of creation: 1890-1971
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: Approximately 120 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Swansea County Borough/City Quarter Sessions
Administrative and biographical history: Swansea Borough gained County Borough status in 1889 and a court of Quarter Sessions was established to deal with cases relating to the County Borough area.
Scope and content: Clerk's minutes of court 1941-1971, registers of appeals 1890-1967, recorders' notebooks 1891-1971 and sessions files 1947-1971.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged by series in date order.
Conditions governing access: Items within this collection which contain information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act.
Conditions governing reproduction: Normal copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy catalogue at item level is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service, and an online version is on the West Glamorgan Archive Service website.
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 not to disclose the names of depositors.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Andrew Dulley, West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2 and LCSH.
Date(s) of description: January 2009