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Glamorgan Archives
Jones, Glyndwr G., of Caerphilly, collection

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DXFC

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Glyndwr G. Jones of Caerphilly collection

Short Title: Jones, Glyndwr G., of Caerphilly, collection

Creation date(s): 1856-1991

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.42 cubic metres (26 volumes, 7 engravings, 1 folio, c850 loose photographs and postcards, 10 sketches, 18 plans, 68 p

Name of creator(s): Glyndwr G. Jones


Administrative/Biographical history: Glyndwr G. Jones is a local historian who has gathered together an extensive collection of miscellaneous sources on the history of Caerphilly and district, Glamorgan, covering Pandy woollen mill, photographs and postcards. Besides delivering lectures to the Caerphilly Local History Society, he is also the author of the local history journal, Cronicl Caerffili.


Scope and content/abstract: Pandy fulling mill, spinning account book, 1859-1889, cloth account books, 1856-1873; photographs of Caerphilly and surrounding area, [c. 1900]-1986; postcards, 1900-1968; and other miscellaneous material.


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 full version of the catalogue can be searched online at


Accruals: Accruals are possible.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Glyndwr G Jones, 1957-2006 with a further gift received from his executor in 2011 in accordance with the terms of his will.



Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following source was used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids.

Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: Revised March 2012

Mills and mill-work | Wales | Caerphilly
Photograph collections | Wales | Glamorgan
Woolen and worsted manufacture | Wales | Caerphilly

Personal names
Jones , Glyndwr G. (Glyndwr Goronwy) , 1927-

Corporate names

Caerphilly (Wales)

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