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National Library of Wales
Hopkins, Glyn, papers

Reference code(s): GB 0210 GLYINS

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Glyn Hopkins Papers

Short Title: Hopkins, Glyn, papers

Creation date(s): [c. 1802]-1976 (accumulated [c. 1929]-1976)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.009 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Glyn Hopkins

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Glyn Hopkins (1909-1991), of Pontarddulais, Glamorgan, was an author and local historian. He was especially interested in researching the history of the parishes of Llanedi and Yr Hendy, Carmarthenshire, and Pontarddulais, Glamorgan.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers of Glyn Hopkins, [c. 1802]-1976, mainly comprising his draft articles and historical notes relating to Llanedi and Yr Hendy, Carmarthenshire, and Pontarddulais, Glamorgan, and to local place names; and a vestry book, [c. 1802]-1827, of Llanedi.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement:

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.

Physical characteristics: The vestry book is unfit for production.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1992, pp. 64-65, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Mrs S. Hopkins, wife of Glyn Hopkins, Pontarddulais, West Glamorgan, 1991.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. The vestry book acquired by Glyn Hopkins pre-dates his birth.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1992.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Llanedi (Wales) | History
Pontarddulais (Wales) | History

Personal names
Hopkins , Glyn , 1909-

Corporate names

Places
Llanedi (Wales)
Pontarddulais (Wales)

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