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National Library of Wales
Nancarrow, R. R., papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 NANROW

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: R. R. Nancarrow Papers

Short Title: Nancarrow, R. R., papers

Creation date(s): 1908-1930

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.009 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Robert Richards Nancarrow


Administrative/Biographical history: Robert Richards Nancarrow (1884-1964), Pont-rhyd-y-groes, Cardiganshire, was a mining engineer.


Scope and content/abstract: Financial records of Robert Richards Nancarrow, 1908-1930, including personal bank books, 1908-1944; records relating to Lisburne Development Syndicate Ltd, 1907-1920; records relating to Cambrian Electrolytic Zinc Co Ltd, 1922-1927; records relating to the Lisburne Base Metals Recovery Ltd, 1929-1930.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1989, p.60, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by George W. Hall, Kington, Herefordshire, in 1988.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1989.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2003

Cambrian Electrolytic Zinc Company | Records and correspondence
Lisburne Base Metals Recovery Ltd | Records and correspondence
Lisburne Development Syndicate Ltd
Nancarrow, Robert Richards, | 1884-1964 | Archives

Personal names
Nancarrow , Robert Richards , 1884-1964

Corporate names
Cambrian Electrolytic Zinc Company
Lisburne Base Metals Recovery Ltd
Lisburne Development Syndicate

Cardiganshire (Wales)

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