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Three copy photographs (Ref: ADX/1556)
Three copy photographs. These appear to be colour photocopes of older prints.
1. R.Ellis , The Creamery, depicting shop-front with staff. N.d. c.1925
2.Victorious Billiard Team. Players gathered round enormous shield, inscription illegible.
3. Spectacled gentleman in three piece suit in front of wedding cake.
Acc.No: 3541 Date of material: Modern. Original photographs 1920-1950 Extent: 3 items Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1556)
Research on Thomas Rees Warrington, a soldier of the First World War (Ref: ADX/1555)
Research on Thomas Rees Warrington, South Wales Borderers, from Aberystwyth, who served in the First World war and died 22nd February 1916. Researched by the depositor , Paul Beer
Acc.No: 3540 Date of material: modern Extent: 1 file Access: open Not yet in the catalogue
Documents relating to Llangrannog and the village of Pontagarreg. (Ref: ADX/1554)
Documents relating to Llangrannog and the village of Pontagarreg.
1. Supplemental Valuation List for the parish of Llangrannog 19 February 1897
2. Sale catalogue of properties on the Pentre Estate within the parishes of Llangrannog and Llandissiliogogo 14 July 1903
3.Gestetner paper (mostly blank sheets) retained as an example of early document copying technology.
4. Cardiff Technical College, Department of Navigation exercise book containing worked examples for [John Oberlyn] Ceri Owen 1943-44.
Acc.No: 3538 Date of material: 1897-1944 Extent: 4 items Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1554)
Copy photographs of events in Goginan (Ref: ADX/1553)
Copy photographs of events in Goginan.
Group photo of Goginan residents who celebrated the coronation of George VI on 15 May 1937. With list of names and identification key (two copies and one enlargement)
Photo of Cor Cymysg Goginan (Goginan Mixed Choir ) n.d. but c. 1955
Acc.No: 3537 Date of material: modern copies of material 1937 and c.1955 Extent: 5 items Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1553)
Some Family Records & Pedigrees of the Lloyds by Lucy Ellen Lloyd Theakston (Ref: ADX/1552)
Some Family Records & Pedigrees of the Lloyds of Allt yr Odyn, Castell Hywel, Ffos Y Bleiddiaid, Gilfach Wen, Llanllyr, and Waun Ifor edited by Lucy Ellen Lloyd Theakston and John Davies. Originally published Oxford by Fox, Jones and Company 1913 but this copy a print-to-order modern facsimile from Nabu Public Domain Reprint of USA
Acc.No: 3536 Date of material: Originally 1913, modern facsimile reprint Extent: I volume Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1552)
Parish Magazines from the Llanddeiniol, Llanrhystud and Llansantffraed group of churches and Llanrhystud parish church noticesheets (Ref: EC/9)
Parish Magazines from the Llanddeiniol, Llanrhystud and Llansantffraed group of churches and Llanrhystud parish church noticesheets
Acc.No: 3535 Date of material: 2009-2010 ( incomplete set) Extent: 28 items Access: open Not yet in the catalogue
Rhiannon jewellery shop catalogue (Ref: DB/106)
Catalogue from Tregaron and Aberystwyth jewellery business Rhiannon with introduction, colour illustrations and price list.
Acc.No: 3534 Date of material: 2016 Extent: 1 item Access: open Show catalogue(DB/106)
Two articles on George Powell of Nanteos by Harry Heuser (Ref: ADX/1551)
Two articles on George Powell of Nanteos by Harry Heuser
"Bigotry and Virtue : George Powell and the question of legacy" from New Welsh Reader publ. December 2015
"Please don't whip me this time : The Passions of George Powell of Nanteos" from Queer Wales publ. June 2016
Acc.No: 3533 Date of material: 2015-2016 Extent: 2 items Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1551)
Articles about Crosville motor bus services and other vehicle history in Cardiganshire by Anthony Moyes (Ref: ADX/1550)
Articles by Cardiganshire and Ceredigion public road transport expert Anthony Moyes
Acc.No: 3532 Date of material: c.2000 - 2010 Extent: 1 folder Access: open ( previously published in some instances ) Not yet in the catalogue
Aberystwyth shop receipts (Ref: ADX/1549)
Aberystwyth shop receipts : this selection of receipts has been retained to provide evidence of businesses and prices. It is not an archive as such.
Acc.No: 3531 Date of material: 1976-2001 Extent: 1 bundle Access: open Not yet in the catalogue
WI Centenary Yearbook (Ref: D/WI)
Centenary yearbook 2015, Sefydliad y Merched Ceredigion Federation of WIs Women's Institute, 2015
Acc.No: 3530 Date of material: 2015 Extent: 2 vols Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Further items relating to Llanilar Women's Institute (Ref: D/WI/LIR)
Small blue photo album of WI events , newspaper cuttings and ephemera, DVD Hong Kong and Melbourne, WI Life Magazine 100 years. Funeral of Marilyn Coleman and tribute by Stuart Coleman
Acc.No: 3529 Date of material: 2007 - 2014 Extent: 1 envelope of items Access: Open ? Not yet in the catalogue
Souvenir programme of the Royal visit to Aberystwyth July 1937 (Ref: ADX/1548)
Souvenir programme of the visit of the King ( Edward VI) and Queen to Aberystwyth 15th July 1937 to open the National Library of Wales
Acc.No: 3528 Date of material: 1937 Extent: 1 item Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1548)
Photograph of Clergy Study Circle Llanbadarn Fawr Rural Deanery 1929-30 (Ref: EC/8)
Photograph of Clergy Study Circle Llanbadarn Fawr Rural Deanery 1929-30
Acc.No: 3527 Date of material: 1930 Extent: 1 item Access: open Show catalogue(EC/8)
Medal and chain of office for NALGO Cardiganshire (Ref: DSO/162)
Medal and chain of office for NALGO (National and Local Government Officers' Association) Cardiganshire, with ribbon and the names of nine of the people who acted as Chair
Acc.No: 3526 Date of material: 1974-1982 Extent: 1item in box Access: open Show catalogue(DSO/162)
Conveyance of two dwelling houses in Bridge Street Aberystwyth (Ref: ADX/1547)
Conveyance of two dwelling houses in Bridge Street Aberystwyth : a sale between Revd. W.H. Sinnett and the trustes of his life estate and Mr David Williams
Acc.No: 3525 Date of material: 2nd February 1885 Extent: 1 item Access: open Not yet in the catalogue
Photograph of Borth carnival (Ref: ADX/1546)
Photograph of Borth carnival crowd taken outside the Cambrian Hotel (latterly Pantyfedwen) . Many in fancy dress.
Acc.No: 3524 Date of material: n.d. c. 1950 ? Extent: 1 item Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1546)
Photograph of UCW Aberystwyth French Department staff and students 1946 (Ref: ADX/1545)
Photograph of UCW Aberystwyth French Department staff and students 1946 - the identities of some of the sitters shown on back of the photograph
Acc.No: 3523 Date of material: 1946 Extent: 1 item Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1545)
Letters, telegrams and postcards relating to the military career of Griffith George Davies (Ref: ADX/1544)
Letters, telegrams and postcards relating to the military career of Griffith George Davies, Royal Artillery who was imprisoned in Java during the second world war.
Acc.No: 3522 Date of material: 1942-1945 Extent: 9 items Access: open Not yet in the catalogue
Ticket for Grand Charity Football Match between Cardiganshire County Council and Cardiganshire Police Force (Ref: ADX/1543)
Ticket for Grand Charity Football Match between "County Council Administrative" and Cardiganshire Police on Park Avenue Ground . Admission 6d
Acc.No: 3521 Date of material: 20 April 1938 Extent: 1 item Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1543)
Movement of Animals Book (Ref: ADX/ 1542)
The book concerns the Movement of Animals (Records ) Order of 1925 and relates to D. Evans, Cwmere, Talybont. The book records the transfer of sheep and cattle from the farm
Acc.No: 3520 Date of material: 1939-1969 Extent: 1 item Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1542)
Railway Plan & Photograph ( Sheep Dog Trial Officials) (Ref: ADX/1541)
1. East and West Wales Railway Plans and Sections 1898 by G. Croydon Marks and Ridley Henderson. Marked 'Parish of Llanilar'
2. Photograph of the officials and committee of the Penuwch and District Sheep Dog Trials, Thursday August 25th 1927. Photograph by A James of Lampeter
Acc.No: 3519 Date of material: 1898 & 1927 Extent: 2 items Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1541)
Photograph of the Wednesday Shop Assistants Football Club 1898/9 (Ref: ADX/1540)
Photograph of the Wednesday Shop Assistants Football Club probably 1895/6 or 1898/9. The photograph is by H.H.Davies of Pier Street Aberystwyth and is accompanied by an identification guide to the sitters written at a later date. Amongst the 'boys' is Alfred Noyes the poet.
Acc.No: 3518 Date of material: Late nineteenth century and later notes Extent: 2 items Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1540)
GPO (General Post Office) wedding telegram (Ref: ADX/1539)
GPO ( General Post Office ) congratulatory wedding telegram to Mr & Mrs Green of 33 Glanyrafon terrace Aberystwyth from Eileen
Acc.No: 3517 Date of material: 15 July 1942 Extent: 1 item Access: open Show catalogue(ADX/1539)
Llyfrau gan / books by Gerwyn Morgan (Ref: ADX/1538)
1. Beulah: The story of a Ceredigion village and its people. Aberteifi, 2016. Signed copy.
2. Beulah Remembers / Beulah yn cofio: 1914-18, 1939-45. Gerwyn Morgan 2015.
Acc.No: 3516 Date of material: 2015 & 2016 Extent: 2 gyfrol/vols. Access: Agored/open Show catalogue(ADX/1538)
Aberbanc Ein Bore Bach (Ref: ADX/1537)
Llyfr/Book: Aberbanc Ein Bore Bach: Ysgol Cynradd Aberbanc 1848-2016 [History of Aberbanc Primary School which closed in 2016]. Cymdeithas Cyn-ddisgyblion Ysgol Gynradd Aberbanc, 2016
Acc.No: 3515 Date of material: 2016 Extent: 1 cyfrol/volume Access: Agored/Open Show catalogue(ADX/1537)
Records of Aberbanc Primary School (Ref: ABB)
Records of Aberbanc Primary School: log books, admissions register, stocks and stores books and other.The school closed in 2016.
Acc.No: 3514 Date of material: 1897-2016 Extent: Access: Restricted Not yet in the catalogue
Further items from Ceredigion Libraries (Ref: LIB)
Box of archival material which used to form part of the local history collections in Ceredigion Libraries
Acc.No: 3513 Date of material: 19th & 20th c. Extent: 1 box Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Copy tithe map, Dihewyd parish (Ref: ADX/1536)
Colour copy of the diocesan copy of Dihewyd tithe map and schedule.
Copy was made by the NLW from the map held there and given to Ceredigion Archives in the course of the Pint of History project.
Acc.No: 3512 Date of material: 1845 [copied 2017] Extent: 3 items Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1536)
New bridge at Llanychaiarn (Ref: ADX/1535)
'Agreement for Building a bridge at the South end of Llanychaiarn Bridge on the River Ystwith'
Thomas Williams and The Reverend Richard Evans with Evan Charles
Contains a Plan of the bridge and a Specification of Works dated 30 January 1823, and the Articles of Agreement, dated 1 Febryuary 1823
Acc.No: 3511 Date of material: 1823 Extent: 2 items Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1535)
Planning registers (Ref: CSC/PL)
Acc.No: 3510 Date of material: Extent: Access: TBC Not yet in the catalogue
Coroner's Records - Ceredigion. (Ref: TCR/2)
Coroner's records for Ceredigion : 1977 to 1996 but apparently lacking 1979.
Acc.No: 3509 Date of material: 1977 - 1996 Extent: 23 boxes/ 7 metre Access: Closed, contents available to appropriate parties via Coroner's office Not yet in the catalogue
Football match programmes (Ref: ADX/1534)
Football match programmes
Acc.No: 3508 Date of material: Extent: Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Postcard of Pantyfedwen, Borth (Ref: ADX/1533)
Colour postcard (J. Arthur Dixon, no. Wales 7394) depicting Pantyfedwen, Borth. The caption reads: 'College of Librarianship, Wales - the Hostel, Aberystwyth. Originally built as an hotel, Pantyfedwen was donated to the Welsh League of Youth by Sir David James. During the winter months it is used as a Hall of Residence by the College of Librarianship Wales'
Acc.No: 3507 Date of material: c. 1950s Extent: 1 item Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Postcard of Aberystwyth Pier pavillion (Ref: ADX/1532)
B/W postcard depicting the interior of the Pier Pavillion in Aberystwyth c. 1920s.
Acc.No: 3506 Date of material: Extent: 1 item Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Cambrian News Staff Outing and Ardwyn Old Pupils' Association first Victory welome home dinner and dance invitation (Ref: ADX/1531)
1. "The Cambrian News" staff outing to Birmingham June 7th 1947
2. Invitation of Mr T. Nepaulin Jones to the Ardwyn Old Pupils' Association first Victory welome home dinner and dance Friday 7th June 1946
Acc.No: 3505 Date of material: 1946, 1947 Extent: 2 items Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
World War II greetings cards (Ref: ADX/1530)
Two World War II greeting cards from France. Field Service Postcard [not filled in]. From Gwynfrun Jones, Storws (Store House), Ysbyty Ystwyth.
Acc.No: 3504 Date of material: 1940s Extent: 3 items Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Church and chapel marriage registers (Ref: )
Church and chapel marriage registers
PR/NAN/7: Nancwnlle (one entry only, dated 1984)
PR/BRG/7: Brongwyn 1971-2011
PR/BRG/8: Brongwyn (one entry only, dated 2012)
PR/LDY/12: Llandysul 1978-1987
PR/LDG/12: Llandygwydd 1973-1986 (three entries only)
ANC/14/2: Horeb Baptist Chapel, Penrhyncoch 1998-2007
Blaencefn Chapel, Ferwig (Calvinistic Methodist) 1976-2001 [to be transferred to the NLW]
Acc.No: 3503 Date of material: 1971-2011 Extent: 7 vols Access: To be confirmed Show catalogue(ANC/14)
Slides of local interest (Ref: ADX/1529)
Two boxes of slides of local interest
Acc.No: 3502 Date of material: Extent: 2 boxes Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Family memorabilia (Ref: ADX/1528)
Miscellaneous family memorabilia, incl. recipes, postcards, letters, a hymn book, several publications relating to the Siloh chapel in Aberystwyth, etc.
Acc.No: 3501 Date of material: Extent: Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Lampeter: Register of Marriages (Ref: ANC/78)
1. Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Lampeter: Register of Marriages no. 1. Contains one entry only (in 2005) after which it was cancelled because the trustees of the above Church no longer wished to have the building licensed for marriages. One copy of the register was forwarded to the Superintendent Registrar for Ceredigion, the other to Ceredigion Archives.
Acc.No: 3500 Date of material: 2005 Extent: 1 item Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Aberystwyth & District Civic Society - further records (Ref: DSO/18 addl.)
Aberystwyth & District Civic Society - records relating to plaques in Aberystwyth (including photographs and a DVD)
Acc.No: 3499 Date of material: Extent: 1 folder Access: To be determined Not yet in the catalogue
Religious Society of Friends (Quakers) Aberystwyth (Ref: ANC/19 additional)
Architect's plans of the Friends' Meeting House in Penparcau, Aberystwyth indicating proposals to extend the existing building. Drawn by Lionel Curtis.
Acc.No: 3498 Date of material: 2001-2002 Extent: 10 items approx. Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Papers of Brigadier Lieut. Col. William MacLean (Ref: ADX/1527)
Papers of Brigadier Lieut. Col. William MacLean, some relating to his service in Egypt during WW2.
Acc.No: 3497 Date of material: 1940s Extent: 16 items Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Probus Club, Aberystwyth - further records (Ref: DSO/16 addl.)
Further records of the Probus Club, contained in a ring binder:
- Branch meeting minutes September 2006-March 2016
- Annotated Branch photographs 2010 & 2013
- Photograph of outing to Milford Haven
- AGM minutes 2010-2015
- Application forms & CVs of deceased members
Acc.No: 3496 Date of material: 2010-2016 Extent: Access: Restricted Not yet in the catalogue
Rotary Club, Aberystwyth (Ref: DSO/161)
Records of the Aberystwyth Rotarians.
Acc.No: 3495 Date of material: Extent: 3 boxes Access: Not yet in the catalogue
Rotary Club, Cardigan (Ref: DSO/160)
Records of the Cardigan branch of the Rotarians.
Acc.No: 3494 Date of material: 1969 onwards Extent: 2 boxes Access: Not yet in the catalogue
Start the Clock and Cue the Band: A Life in Television (Ref: ADX/1526)
Book: Start the Clock and Cue the Band: A Life in Television by David Lloyd
Published by Y Lolfa
With author's dedication to staff of Ceredigion Archives
Acc.No: 3493 Date of material: 2015 Extent: 1 vol. Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue
Tenancy agreement, Storehouse, Hafod Estate (Ref: ADX/1525)
Tenancy agreement and rent receipt, Storehouse, Hafod Uchtryd Estate
Acc.No: 3492 Date of material: 1901 & 1946 Extent: Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1525)
Horeb Chapel near Llandysul (Ref: ADX/1524)
Postcard photograph of Horeb Chapel before 1950 and demolition/replacement of chapel schoolroom with new vestry. Inscription on reverse: 'H.M. Davies / Capel Horeb fel ag yr oedd cyn 1950'
Acc.No: 3491 Date of material: pre-1950 Extent: 1 item Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1524)
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