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Glamorgan Archives
Glamorgan Gazette, records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DXBD

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Glamorgan Gazette records

Short Title: Glamorgan Gazette, records

Creation date(s): 1877-1892

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.04 cubic metres (4 volumes)

Name of creator(s): Central Glamorgan Gazette


Administrative/Biographical history: This weekly newpaper, issued on Fridays, was originally known as the Central Glamorgan Gazette and General, Commercial and Agricultural Advertiser, which ran from 1866-1894. In April 1894, the Central Glamorgan Gazette was amalgamated with the Bridgend and Neath Chronicle and was subsequently known as the Glamorgan Gazette. The newspaper is still in circulation.


Scope and content/abstract: Letter book (outgoing letters) of Central Glamorgan Gazette, 1877-1884; private ledger, 1881-1888; bill book, 1881-1892; cash book 1882-1892.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Finding aids: A brief series level list is available at the Glamorgan Record Office


Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by a private individual, 1952.



Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following source was used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids; Kelly's Directory of Monmouthshire and Glamorgan 1891, 1895, 1920, 1923 and 1926; Post Office Directory of Monmouthshire and Glamorgan 1871; Glamorgan Gazette web page ( viewed 27 July 2004; The British Library newspaper catalogue ( viewed 27 July 2004.

Rules or conventions: Descriptions follow ANW guidelines based on ISAD (G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2004

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