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West Glamorgan Archive Service
Oystermouth, later Blackpill, School, log books

Reference code(s): GB 0216 E S 16

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Oystermouth, later Blackpill, School Log Books

Short Title: Oystermouth, later Blackpill, School, log books

Creation date(s): 1879-1959

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (3 volumes)

Name of creator(s): Oystermouth School; Blackpill School


Administrative/Biographical history: Oystermouth School, Oystermouth, Glamorgan, opened in 1879 in the village of Blackpill and eventually became known as Blackpill School. The school had a separate infants department from 1909 to 1957. The school closed in 1959.


Scope and content/abstract: Log books, 1879-1959.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically into: log books (mixed); log books (infants).

Conditions governing access: Items under 100 years old containing information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Education - Primary Schools, catalogue; Collis, Kim, West Glamorgan Archive Service - A Guide to the Collections (West Glamorgan Archive Service, 1998).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2005

Schools | Wales | Oystermouth

Personal names

Corporate names
Blackpill School (Oystermouth, Wales)

Oystermouth (Wales)

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