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Blaina Institute records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D1594

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Blaina Institute Records

Short Title: Blaina Institute records

Creation date(s): 1891-1975

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (Information to be supplied)

Name of creator(s): Blaina Institute


Administrative/Biographical history: The Blaina Institute was in High Street, Blaina, Monmouthshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of the Blaina Institute, 1891-1975, including minute books, 1891-1966; Treasurers' cash books, 1905-1973; correspondence, 1936-1966; cheques and counterfoils, 1950-1962.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Minute books; Treasurers' cash book; Weekly account book; Wages book; Annual report and statement of accounts; Chess Club minute book; Chess Club Secretary's record account; Revenue account (Ladies' section); Subscription book (Ladies' section); Attendance book; Rules and constitution; Correspondence; Two programmes for presentation dinners; Cheques and counterfoils; Sample page from Institute receipt book; Sample page from Miners' Welfare Fund cash book.

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 Register of Archives.


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mr R. Houghton, Blaina Institute, Blaina, Gwent, 1978.



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, List of Records of the Blaina Institute.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2006

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