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New documents are always arriving at the archives, and we're very pleased about that! If you have a document or collection you would like to deposit please contact us.
We have listed our new acquisitions below, and the list will be updated regularly. It takes us a while to get documents ready for the public, therefore you may not find the items on this page in the on-line collections. If you would like to know more about anything listed below please contact us.

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Penbryn Tithe Apportionment (Ref: TM Penbryn)
Parish copy of the tithe apportionment schedule for the parish of Penbryn.
   
   Parchment.

Acc.No: 3591   Date of material: 1838   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Ysgol Feithrin Llanon (Ref: DB/109)
Cofnodion Ysgol Feithrin Llanon a'r Cylch / Records of Llanon nursery school
Acc.No: 3590   Date of material: 1972-2002   Extent:    Access: Possible DP issues Not yet in the catalogue

Books by / llyfrau gan John Ceredig Davies (Ref: ADX/1574)
Books by / llyfrau gan John Ceredig Davies
   
   1. Aberystwyth Lodge no. 1072: History 1865-2015 (history of the Aberystwyth masonic lodge on its 150th anniversary). 2016
   
   2. Y Gors / New Cross by/gan 'John Tyddyn Parc' (i.e. John Ceredig Davies). 2009

Acc.No: 3589   Date of material: 2009 & 2016   Extent: 2 gyfrol / volumes   Access: Agored/open Show catalogue(ADX/1574) 

Moods of Cardigan Bay (Ref: ADX/1573)
Book of photographs: Moods of Cardigan Bay by Nick Jenkins. Halsgrove, 2006
Acc.No: 3588   Date of material: 2006   Extent: 1 vol   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1573) 

Llyfrau o ddiddordeb lleol / Books of local interest (Ref: ADX/1572)
1. Mynydd Bach - Ei Hanes - Its History, gol./ed. Eirian Jones. Cymdeithas Hanes Blaenpennal 2013
   
   2. The Book of Aber, Craig Kirkwood, 2015
   
   3. Ymlaen a'r Sioe: Y Cardi a'r Sioe Frenhinol / On with the Show: The Cardi at the Royal Welsh, Charles Arch and Lyn Ebenezer, 2010
   
   4. Llwybr Llaethog Llundain: Busnesau Llaeth y Cardis yn y Ddinas, Megan Hayes, 2014
   
   5. O graig i graig, J. E. Davies, 1991
   
   6. Byw yn y Wlad: y ffotograffydd yng nghefn gwlad 1850-2010 / Life in the Countryside: the photographer in rural Wales 1850-2010, Gwyn Jenkins, 2010
   
   7. Capeli Cymru, D. Huw Owen, 2005
   
   8. Capeli / Chapels, Tim Rushton, 2012

Acc.No: 3587   Date of material: 1991-2015   Extent: 8 cyfrol/volumes   Access: Agored/Open Show catalogue(ADX/1572) 

Various items (Ref: ADX/1445 further records; ADX/1571; DSO/103)
ADX/1445: Various local ephemera and other items collected by the donor
   
   DSO/103: Cymdeithas Cymuned Llanddeiniol Community Association
   
   ADX/1571: Letters to Mrs. J. E. Rawlins, 1920s
   
   Political ephemera (assigned to existing collections)

Acc.No: 3586   Date of material:    Extent:    Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Aberaeron County Court (Ref: CYC/1-2)
Ledger of cases heard at Aberaeron County Court
   
   Printed calendar for courts for January to December 1912 (circuit 31, encompassing Carmarthenshire, Pembrokeshire, southern part of Cardiganshire, and the District of Neath in Glamorganshire.

Acc.No: 3585   Date of material: 1875-1890   Extent: 2 items   Access: Open Show catalogue(CYC/1) 

John Davies, London House, Aberaeron, Draper and Grocer (Ref: DB/108)
7 ledgers of insurance policies issued by John Davies as broker, 1880s-1900s
   
   Photocopy of photograph of John Davies and his family, c. 1900

Acc.No: 3584   Date of material: 1880s-1900s   Extent:    Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Business ledger (Ref: DB/107)
Business ledger, probably of ?T & J Davies, Gwelfor House, Aberaeron, ?Ironmonger, recording credit accounts and moneys due to be paid.
Acc.No: 3583   Date of material: 1878-1879   Extent: 1 vol.   Access: Open Show catalogue(DB/107) 

John Roberts, Draper, Manchester House, Aberaeron (Ref: DB/72 addl)
John Roberts, Draper, (Manchester House, Aberaeron)
   
   1. Shop ledger recording transactions, deliveries and returns 1890-1900
   
   2. Shop ledger recording daily takings 1907-1931

Acc.No: 3582   Date of material: 1890-1931   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Photographs (Ref: DLJ (further records))
Photographs
   
   1. Son of Benjamin Evans (overpainted to resemble an oil painting)
   
   2. Aberaeron schoolchildren dressed as gypsies
   
   3. Felinfach schoolchildren
   
   4. Aberaeron Celebration of the Relief of Mafeking (May 1900) by Arthur Squibbs of New Quay

Acc.No: 3581   Date of material: Victorian   Extent: 4 items   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Bethel 1803-2003 (Ref: ANC/80)
Llyfr/book: 'Bethel 1803-2003', cyhoeddwyd gan Bwyllgor Dathlu 200 Eglwys Bethel (Talybont) ac yn cynnwys hanes y capel.
Acc.No: 3580   Date of material: 2003   Extent: 1 gyfrol/volume   Access: Agored/open Show catalogue(ANC/80) 

Political ephemera relating to the general election on 8 June 2017 (Ref: ADX/1570)
Leaflets, posters and other ephemera relating to the UK general election on 8 June 2017
Acc.No: 3579   Date of material: 2017   Extent:    Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Political ephemera relating to the local elections in May 2017 (Ref: ADX/1569)
Leaflets, flyers and other political ephemera relating to the local elections held in May 2017
Acc.No: 3578   Date of material: 2017   Extent:    Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Wedding photograph (Ref: ABY/X (final number TBC))
Mounted Edwardian period group photograph of wedding guests and the bride and groom outside Awelfor, Cliff Terrace, Aberystwyth.
   
   Part of the Aberystwyth Yesterday (ABY) collection which had become separated from the main collection and was found in a junk shop in Machynlleth

Acc.No: 3577   Date of material: 1910s   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Cofnodion Pwyllgorau Rhanbarth Ceredigion Merched y Wawr (Ref: DSO/34)
Cofnodion Pwyllgorau Rhanbarth Ceredigion Merched y Wawr
Acc.No: 3576   Date of material: 2004-2013   Extent: 1 file   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Memoirs about Penllwyn (Ref: ADX/1568)
Three short memoirs about Penllwyn by Ieuan Felix
   
   1. Y Mochyn a'r Dyn Hysbus / The Pig and the Conjuror
   
   2. Electricity Arrives to Parts of Penllwyn Village Ceredigion
   
   3. Piped Water arrives in Melindwr Terrace, Dolypandy and as far as Maesbangor Farm in Penllwyn Ceredigion around 1926

Acc.No: 3575   Date of material: 2017 but relates events in the 1920s   Extent: 3 items   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1568) 

Card by Muriel Delahaye (Ref: ADX/1567)
Greetings card with a painting by Borth-based artist Muriel Delahaye. Biographical note on reverse.
   
   Inscribed with birthday wishes to the depositor.

Acc.No: 3574   Date of material: c. 2014   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1567) 

Aberystwyth Post Office consultation (Ref: ADX/1566)
Circular letter from the Post Office to its Aberystwyth customers about the proposed (and eventually effected) closure of Aberystwyth's Crown Post Office and its replacement by a branch to be located in WH Smiths in Terrace Road.
Acc.No: 3573   Date of material: 2016   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1566) 

Grapevine (Ref: ADX/1565)
Magazine: Grapevine: Digwyddiadau, newyddion a barn Llambed bob mis / Lampeter's events news and views monthly.
   
   Mawrth/March 2014

Acc.No: 3572   Date of material: 2014   Extent: 1 item   Access: Agored/open Show catalogue(ADX/1565) 

Llyfr am / Book about Lewis Morris (Ref: ADX/1564)
Llyfr/book: Y Llew a'i Deulu: Hanes Lewis Morris yng Ngheredigion gan/by Tegwyn Jones. Y Lolfa 1982.
Acc.No: 3571   Date of material: 1982   Extent: 1 cyfrol / volume   Access: Agored / open Show catalogue(ADX/1564) 

Lampeter Boys' School (Ref: ADX/1563)
Group photograph of pupils of the Lampeter Boys' School ('Group III') outside what appears to be the school building, flanked by a man holding a baby and a woman, presumably the schoolmaster and his wife, whose clothing suggests early 20th century or slightly earlier date. Photograph is by Thomas Rees, Ninant, Maesycrugiau.
Acc.No: 3570   Date of material:    Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1563) 

Research on the Hughes families of Llanbadarn Fawr (Ref: ADX/1562)
Depositor's research on the Hughes families of wool weavers of Llanbadarn Fawr, plus covering letter (not to be produced)
Acc.No: 3569   Date of material: 2017   Extent: 2 items   Access: As above Not yet in the catalogue

Apprenticeship indenture (Ref: ADX/1561)
Parchment apprenticeship indenture of William Bland of Poplar Row, Aberystwyth who is to be apprenticed to Messrs. J & J Gibson of Terrace Road and 26 North Parade, Aberystwyth, to be taught Printing and Machining.
Acc.No: 3568   Date of material: 1901   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1561) 

Ysgol Cwmpadarn School - further records (Ref: CDC/ED/22)
Photographs of Llanbadarn fawr (later Cwmpadarn) pupils
   
   Folder of material received from Ceredigion Museum relating to the history of Llanbadarn Fawr, assembled following a visit by Michael Freeman, then Curator of Ceredigion Museum, to the school.

Acc.No: 3567   Date of material:    Extent:    Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Notes and Images from Margot James collection (Ref: ADX/1560)
Notes and Images from Margot James collection:
   
   MJ/7/1
   
   MJ/7/B/3&4

Acc.No: 3566   Date of material: 2017   Extent: 2 cds   Access: Can be used for personal research Not yet in the catalogue

Welsh and other ballads and ephemera (Ref: DLJ (further records))
Large volume containing ballads, poems and other printed pamphlets and ephemera collected by the donor
Acc.No: 3565   Date of material:    Extent: 1 vol   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Cilcennin School Board (Ref: 146aa, 146ab)
Minute books of the Cilcennin School Board
   
   1. 1875-1891 (146aa)
   
   2. 1891-1902 (146ab)

Acc.No: 3564   Date of material: 1875-1902   Extent: 2 vols.   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Further records of Ceredigion W. I. (Ref: D/WI)
Annual report forms for individual branches (two series, old and newer)
Acc.No: 3563   Date of material: 1930-2000   Extent: 14 boxes   Access: open, may be some DP issues Not yet in the catalogue

Aberbanc Primary School attendance registers (sampled) (Ref: ABB/AR)
Aberbanc Primary School (closed 2016) attendance registers
   
   Sample retained: the earliest registers (1975) and thereafter 1980, 1990, 2000, 2005.

Acc.No: 3562   Date of material: 1975-2005   Extent: 10 items   Access: Closed for 100 years Not yet in the catalogue

Eleanor (Ella) Thomas of 37 Bridge St. Lampeter (Ref: MUS/453)
Documents relating to Mrs Eleanor (Ella) Thomas (formerly Davies) of 37 Bridge St. Lampeter
Acc.No: 3561   Date of material:    Extent: 1 box   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Photographs and ephemera (Ref: MUS/452)
Photographs and ephemera
Acc.No: 3560   Date of material: early-mid 20th c   Extent:    Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

JM Davies headed invoices pad (Ref: MUS/451)
Headed invoices paper for John M. Davies, Maelota House, 1, Francis Street, New Quay, 'Family Grocer, Cheese and Butter Merchant'. Some annotations and doodles.
Acc.No: 3559   Date of material: 1910s   Extent: 5 ff   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Notes re statues of Edward VIII (Ref: MUS/450)
Research on public sculptures depicting Edward VIII (there is a rare statue of the monarch in Aberystwyth)
Acc.No: 3558   Date of material:    Extent:    Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Aberystwyth and Cardiganshire holiday ephemera 1932 (Ref: ADX/1559)
Aberystwyth and Cardiganshire tourism ephemera from the 1932 holiday of Mr & Mrs Maurice Risdale of Wetherby Yorkshire. The Risdales appear to have stayed at 8 Marine Terrace for their holiday
Acc.No: 3557   Date of material: 1931-1932   Extent: 1 bundle   Access: open Not yet in the catalogue

Material relating to Thomas Bushell and the Aberystwyth Mint (Ref: MUS/198)
Photocopies of printed material relating to Thomas Bushell and the Aberystwyth Mint
Acc.No: 3556   Date of material: Originally 18th - 20th century. Copies 1988   Extent: 3 items   Access: open Not yet in the catalogue

Newspaper articles on the Whitland and Cardigan Railway (Ref: MUS/427)
Newspaper articles on the Whitland and Cardigan Railway by Donald Davies, originally in the Cardigan & Teifyside Advertiser
Acc.No: 3555   Date of material: 1986   Extent: 4 items   Access: open (but please note, includes depositor letter with address ) Not yet in the catalogue

Notes relating to Pwll Caradoc at Ty'n -y-Graig (Ref: MUS/409)
Photocopies of extracts from a variety of sources all relating to the waterfall and Pwll Caradoc at Tyn-y-Graig, Ceredigion
Acc.No: 3554   Date of material: 19th -20th century, Collected 1987   Extent: 5 items   Access: open Not yet in the catalogue

Wallpaper samples (Ref: MUS/408)
Two wallpaper samples, no provenance no date but probably dating from first quarter of the twentieth century ( ex Museum Collection )
Acc.No: 3553   Date of material: c.1920 ?   Extent: 2 items   Access: open Not yet in the catalogue

Clergy induction at Llangorwen (Ref: EC/10)
Group photograph of induction at Llangorwen c. 1934, depicting clergymen with Bishop Prosser in the centre. Also sheet identifying most of those present. Photograph by Pickford of Aberystwyth.
Acc.No: 3552   Date of material: 1934   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(EC/10) 

Aberystwyth Official Guide & Souvenir reprint (Ref: CSC/RO/2)
1. Proof copy (version 1) of the Aberystwyth Official Guide and Souvenir facsimile reprint by Ceredigion Archives, part of Explore Your Archives 2015 campaign.
   
   2. Final version of the reprint (2nd edition)

Acc.No: 3551   Date of material: 1924; 2015   Extent: 2 vols   Access: Open Show catalogue(CSC/RO/2) 

Blaenpant Estate plans (Ref: ADX/1558)
1. Plan of Blaenpant Estate taken from sales particulars dated 4 July 1914. Very poor condition.
   
   2-3. Canvas-backed map in two parts of Llandygwydd parish, composed of OS County Series 25'' maps and therefore very large. Original maps were produced c. 1905

Acc.No: 3550   Date of material: Early 20th c   Extent: 3 items   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1558) 

Aber Prom file and Aberystwyth ephemera (Ref: ADX/1478 addl.)
File containing the manuscript (typed), working notes, and illustrations of Aber Prom
   
   Ephemera relating to Aberystwyth - further items (possibly sources used when writing Aber Prom).

Acc.No: 3549   Date of material:    Extent: 1 file & 1 box   Access: Some DP issues Not yet in the catalogue

New Quay Town Council / Cyngor Tref Ceinewydd (Ref: NQT/1)
Records of New Quay Town Council / Cofnodion Cyngor Tref Ceinewydd
   
   1. Minutes/Cofnodion 1996-2001

Acc.No: 3548   Date of material: 1996-2001   Extent: 1 file (might accru)   Access: Open / Agored Show catalogue(NQT/1) 

Slides, reels 35mm film re mining & geography (Ref: WJL addl.)
Slides, reels, tapes, 35mm film re mining & geography
Acc.No: 3547   Date of material:    Extent: 1 box   Access: open Not yet in the catalogue

The Thomas shipping family of Aberystwyth (Ref: ADX/1557)
Papers relating to the Thomas maritime family of Aberystwyth.
Acc.No: 3546   Date of material: 19th c   Extent:    Access: open Not yet in the catalogue

Adroddiadau Hen Gapel Aberporth reports (Ref: ANC/79)
Adroddiadau Hen Gapel Aberporth reports 1968-2006 (some gaps)
   
   Deunydd arall / Other material

Acc.No: 3545   Date of material: 1954, 1968-2006   Extent:    Access: Agored/open Not yet in the catalogue

Recorded music by local orchestras and choirs (Ref: CMS/11)
11 CD-ROMS containing recordings of Ceredigion-based youth orchestras and choirs, and one emptry CD case.
Acc.No: 3544   Date of material: 2000-2004 approx.   Extent: 12 items   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Queen's Road Bowling Club & Ceredigion County Bowling Association (Ref: DSO/163; DSO/19 addl)
DSO/163: Queen's Road Bowling Club (Aberystwyth) handbooks 2010-2016
   
   
   
   DSO/19 additional: Ceredigion County Bowling Association Yearbooks 2012 & 2014

Acc.No: 3543   Date of material: 2012-2015   Extent: 6 items   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Article about St. Winefride's Catholic Church, Aberystwyth (Ref: ADX/1018/8)
8. "Save St. Winefride's! : David Gorman on a Catholic crisis in Wales and an historic occasion for the Traditional Mass' published in ‘Mass of Ages’, Number 190, Winter 2016, the quarterly publication of the Latin Mass Society.
Acc.No: 3542   Date of material: 2016   Extent: 1 sheet of paper   Access: open Not yet in the catalogue

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