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Cwm, Gwent, records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D3349

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Cwm, Gwent, (Cwm Patriotic Fund and the Cwmyrdderch Society) Records

Short Title: Cwm, Gwent, records

Creation date(s): 1914-1949

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (3 items)

Name of creator(s): Cwm Patriotic Fund; The Cwmyrdderch Society


Administrative/Biographical history: The Cwmyrdderch Society was formed on February 4th 1932 as a social club in Cwm, Monmouthshire, whose activities included sport, outings, a literary and debating society, choral society, dramatic society and a library. The Cwm Patriotic Fund supported men enlisted in the armed services during the First World War.


Scope and content/abstract: Minutes of the Cwmyrdderch Society, 1932-1949 and registration book of the Cwm Patriotic Fund, 1914-1918.


Language/scripts of material: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Cwm Patriotic Fund; The Cwmyrdderch Society.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Language codes: engwel


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: The material was originally deposited in Cwm Library. The Cwm Patriotic Fund registration book was deposited by the Cwm branch of the Royal British Legion.

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Cwm Library, Gwent County Library Service.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of records relating to Cwm Gwent (Cwm Patriotic Fund and the Cwmyrdderch Society).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: June 2004

Societies | Wales | Cwm (Monmouthshire)
World War, 1914-1918

Personal names

Corporate names
Cwm Patriotic Society (Monmouthshire, Wales)
Cwmyrdderch Society

Cwm (Blaenau Gwent, Wales)

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