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Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Glanrhyd Farm, Pembrey, records

Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB112

Held at: Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Title: Glanrhyd Farm Records

Short Title: Glanrhyd Farm, Pembrey, records

Creation date(s): [c. 1945]-1970

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.015cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Glanrhyd Farm, Pembrey


Administrative/Biographical history: Glanrhyd Farm, Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, is located close to the site of the former RAF Pembrey airfield. Construction of Pembrey Airfield began in 1937 and was used as a base for a number of fighter squadrons during the Second World War. The airfield remained as an RAF base until its closure in 1957, and was sold in 1964.


Scope and content/abstract: Records, c. 1945-1970, relating to Glanrhyd Farm and Pembrey Airfield, including correspondence; accounts; schedules; and Pembrey Airfield sales particulars, 1964.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by D. G. Evans, Barry, Vale of Glamorgan, 1998.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records; Pembrey Airport website (, viewed 23 October 2003.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003

Airports | Wales | Pembrey | Records and correspondence
Farms | Wales | Pembrey | Records and correspondence

Personal names

Corporate names
RAF Pembrey

Glanrhyd Farm (Pembrey, Wales)
Pembrey (Wales)

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