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Powys County Archives Office
Brecon and Radnor Counties Branch of the National Farmers Union, records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 P/SOC

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Brecon and Radnor Counties Branch of the National Farmers Union Records

Short Title: Brecon and Radnor Counties Branch of the National Farmers Union, records

Creation date(s): 1953-1991

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: Information to be supplied

Name of creator(s): Brecon and Radnor Counties Branch of the National Farmers Union

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Brecon and Radnor Counties Branch of the National Farmers Union are branches of the independent Union, the National Farmers Union of Wales, which aim is the protection of Welsh agriculture. It was established in 1955.The Brecon and Radnor Counties Branch represents the interests of the farmers in these areas. There are copies of the magazines The Brecon and Radnor Farmer, The Powys Farmer, and The Montgomeryshire Farmer.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records relating to the Brecon and Radnor Counties Branch of the National Farmers Union, 1909-1991, including minutes, 1909-1989; attendance books, 1953-1991; The Brecon and Radnor Farmer, 1962-1988; The Powys Farmer, 1988-1990; The Montgomeryshire Farmer, 1988; and miscellaneous, 1925-1979.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: minutes; attendance books; miscellaneous; and copies of The Brecon and Radnor Farmer; The Powys Farmer; The Montgomeryshire Farmer.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Brecon and Radnor Counties Branch of the National Farmers Union Records, Powys County Archives Homepage (archives.powys.gov.uk), viewed 28 January 2005; Farmers Union of Wales website (www.fuw.org.uk/frameset_800.htm), viewed 28 January 2005.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Agriculture | Wales
National Farmers' Union (Great Britain). | Brecon and Radnor Counties Branch | Records and correspondence

Personal names

Corporate names
National Farmers' Union (Great Britain) | Brecon and Radnor Counties Branch

Places
Breconshire (Wales)
Radnorshire (Wales)

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