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Glamorgan Archives
Cardiff Municipal Golfing Society records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DGOC

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Cardiff Municipal Golfing Society records

Short Title: Cardiff Municipal Golfing Society records

Creation date(s): 1930-1982

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.012 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Cardiff Municipal Golfing Society


Administrative/Biographical history: Cardiff Municipal Golfing Society was formed, in 1930, for members and officials of Cardiff City Council, Glamorgan. Membership was later extended to include officials of other local public bodies. Regular competitions were played with golfing societies from Newport and Swansea. Members competed annually for the Western Mail and Echo Cup and the W. B. Francis bowl. The society was disbanded in c. 1985, due to reduced membership.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of the Cardiff Municipal Golfing Society, 1930-1982: minute books, 1930-1974; income and expenditure sheets, 1971-1973; schedule of insurance policy covering the Western Mail and Echo Silver Cup and the W.B. Francis Silver Bowl with renewal notices, 1978-1980; details of fixtures and lists of members attending each match, with details of handicaps, 1975-1982; and index to members, [c. 1970]-1981.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged according to date and type.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply.

Finding aids: A full version of the catalogue can be searched online at


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are possible.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by a private individual on 20 May 1992.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Hayden Burns for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Glamorgan Record Office, Catalogue of records for the Cardiff Municipal Golfing Society.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2004

Cardiff (Wales : Borough) | Officials and employees | Societies, etc.
Cardiff Municipal Golfing Society | Archives
Golf | Wales | Cardiff
Municipal officials and employees | Wales | Cardiff | Societies, etc.

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Cardiff Municipal Golfing Society

Cardiff (Wales)

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