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Gwent Archives
Trevil Rail Road Company records

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D1877

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Trevil Rail Road Company Records

Short Title: Trevil Rail Road Company records

Creation date(s): 1795-1932

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (Information to be supplied)

Name of creator(s): Trevil Rail Road Company

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Trevil Rail Road was constructed in 1793 to carry limestone from the Trefil Quarries to the ironworks at Beaufort and Ebbw Vale. The quarries continued to supply the Ebbw Vale works throughout the 19th and 20th centuries. In 1908, the rail road was converted into a narrow-gauge railway.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records of Trevil Rail Road Company, 1795-1910; deeds and related records relating to land in Brecknockshire, Radnorshire and Kent, 1877-1932.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Trevil Rail Road Company; County of Brecon; County of Radnor; County of Kent.

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.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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 the Monmouth District Council Museums Service (Abergavenny).

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of records deposited by the Monmouth District Council Museums Service (Abergavenny); Ebbw Vale Homepage, (http://www.bioeddie.co.uk/ebbw-vale/index.htm), viewed 23 February 2006.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2006


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Estate administration | England | Kent
Estate administration | Wales | Breconshire
Railways | Wales | Trefil
Trevil Rail Road Company | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
Trevil Rail Road Company

Places
Breconshire (Wales)
Kent (England)
St Harmon (Wales)
Trefil (Wales)

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