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West Glamorgan Archive Service
Waunarlwydd School, records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 E S 30

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Waunarlwydd School Records

Short Title: Waunarlwydd School, records

Creation date(s): 1864-1981

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (44 items)

Name of creator(s): Waunarlwydd School


Administrative/Biographical history: Waunarlwydd School, Waunarlwydd, Swansea, Glamorgan, opened as a British school in 1864, in a building in Swansea Road. A separate infants department was established in 1883. This merged with the junior school once again in 1967 to form a primary school. A new school building in Brithwen Road was opened in 1969.


Scope and content/abstract: Log books, 1864-1981; HMI reports, 1948-1959; ephemera, 1964-1969; copies of The Graphic illustrated newspaper, 1883.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically into: log books; HMI reports; events; miscellanea.

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 | Swansea

Personal names

Corporate names
Waunarlwydd Primary School (Swansea, Wales)

Waunarlwydd (Wales)

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