Reference code(s): GB 0214 DWOR
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: William S. Wort, architect, of Cardiff, plans
Short Title: Wort, William, of Cardiff, plans
Creation date(s): 1906-1975
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 29 plans
Name of creator(s): William S Wort
Administrative/Biographical history: William S. Wort was an architect (ARIBA), who designed buildings in Cardiff, Glamorgan, in the 1970s. He also accumulated earlier maps and plans.
Scope and content/abstract: Plans collected by William S. Wort, 1906-1975, consisting of: plans of Cardiff, including plans and sections of the Prince of Wales Theatre, St Mary Street, Cardiff, 1958; plans by Willmott and Smith of Cardiff, consists of plans and elevations of new residence for PDO Lloyd; facsimile reproduction of map of England and Wales from 'Theatrum Orbis Terrarum' by Willem and Johann Blaeu; and Ordnance Survey plans, 1906-[c. 1920].
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement: Arranged according to type.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.
Physical characteristics: Good to fair condition
Finding aids: A full version of the catalogue can be searched online at http://calmview.cardiff.gov.uk/calmview/
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected.
Immediate source of acquisition: Information to be supplied.
Note: Title supplied from the contents of the fonds. The archive includes earlier printed maps collected by Wort.
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 William S Wort of Cardiff, architect.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH.
Date(s) of descriptions: April 2004