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Gwent Archives
Gwent Bee-keepers' Association, records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D3488

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Gwent Bee-keepers' Association Records II

Short Title: Gwent Bee-keepers' Association, records

Creation date(s): 1928-1981

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 62 items. Extent includes D3484.

Name of creator(s): Monmouthshire Bee Keepers Association; Gwent Bee-keepers' Association.


Administrative/Biographical history: The Monmouthshire Bee Keepers Association was founded in 1918. Prior to this date several bee keeping societies had been unsuccessfully established in the county. The Association became affiliated to the British Bee Keepers Association and in 1974 changed its name to the Gwent Bee Keepers Association.


Scope and content/abstract: Annual reports, 1928-1981, with notices of general meeting, 1928-1939, lists of members, 1941-1981, and statements of accounts, 1947-1981; catalogues of bee-keepers supplies, 1939-1980.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: annual reports; catalogues.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

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

Language codes: eng


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: No information found

Immediate source of acquisition: [1997]


Related material: Further records are in Gwent Record Office, D3484.


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: Gwent Record Office, Gwent Bee-keepers' Association (D3488), catalogue; Catalogue of Gwent Bee Keepers Association records (D3484).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: June 2004

Beekeepers | Wales | Monmouthshire
Gwent Bee Keepers Association | Records and correspondence
Monmouthshire Bee Keepers Association | Records and correspondence

Personal names

Corporate names
Gwent Bee Keepers Association
Monmouthshire Bee Keepers Association

Gwent (Wales)
Monmouthshire (Wales)

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