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Name: Glamorgan Record Office


Postal address: Clos Parc Morgannwg
Town: Cardiff
Post code: CF11 8AW
Telephone: 029 2087 2200
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217 documents found for Glamorgan Record Office:

Code Description Date Keywords
CL/AC 556

account of expenses in shipping oats to William Clayton, n.d.

  trade commerce grain

William George Long, shipwright, Cardiff: papers 19th-20th cent.

  shipwright shipbuilders

W. & C.T. Jones, shipowners, Cardiff: records and family papers 19th-20th cent.

  ships family

South American Saint Line Ltd., Cardiff: ship design papers relating to John E. Church, principal marine superintendent 20th century.

  Americas ships design shipbuilder
D/D F volume 114

copies of court procedures including notes on Admiralty Court of 1350, copied c.1600 (unfit for production)

1350 - 1600 navy Law
CL/Clayton 662.28

petition regarding Welsh butter export, seventeenth century

1600 - 1699 cargo trade commerce dairy
CL/BRA 247/364

letters patent granting an annuity of 6s 8d per day to Captain Button of Cottrell, refers to an earlier annuity which had been granted to Captain Robert Jemyson & his presumed death on a voyage to the West Indies & Button's service to the

1604   payments Caribbean travel navy
CL/Bushby Coll. I.12.

copy of presentments made 2 March 1606 & 1626 for the repair of Baglan sea walls, copy of articles of agreement to repair the Baglan sea walls, 10 March 1712

1606 - 1712 coastal erosion maintenance
CL/Deeds I/188

articles of agreement made between Philip earl of Pembroke & Montgomery of the one part & the Rt Hon. Randell MacDonell, Lord Viscount Dunluce &c & Katherine Duchess of Buckingham regarding Irish customs, 7 July 1635

CL/Deeds I/198

brief in the Court of Wards between attorney general, plaintiff & Duchess of Buckingham & others, defendants regarding lease of Irish customs, 26 April 1638

D/D TD/8-11

letters from Charles I to Sir Henry Stradling, capt. of the Bonaventure, 1641-2; 13, instructions from Prince Rupert to Sir Henry Stradling, commander in chief of his Majesty's ships the James, Charles, Roebuck, Thomas, etc, 1649

1641 - 1649 correspondence King navy
D/DF F37-8

letters of James powell to Philip Jones mentioning Nicholas Blake, collecter of prizes, concerning money from Irish wreck, 1649

1649   correspondence
D/DF V/126

order by Council of State for appropriation of the Eagle, 9 February 1650

1650   navy operations ships
D/DF O/2

`a list of all his Majesty's ships & four merchant ships, October 1664' being a list of ships with the number of crew & station, also a list of ships at Chatham, Portsmouth, Woolwich & Deptford

1664   navy trade
D/D N 268/1-8

papers including permit & inventory regarding the Lamb of Aberthaw, c.1675

1675   ships
CL/Deeds II/4889

assignment of rentcharge, 8 June 1678, with reference to 20 p.a. arising from the lighthouse at Spurne Head, Holdnerness, Yorks

D/D Mg

papers of the Melingriffith Iron & Tinplate Works, including correspondence referring to shipment of goods, particularly between Bristol & Cardiff, eighteenth century

1700 - 1799 shipping trade commerce

Dowlas Iron Works papers including letter books with discussion of its iron trade throughout the world, late eighteenth to nineteenth centuries

1700 - 1899 commerce
D/D Mw

family & estate papers of the Mathew family of St Kew, Cornwall & of the Carribean islands, including account books of the estates of Constitution Hille & Suetes, Antigua, 1770-1, Tobago estate, c.1770-3, 1774, 1778-80, 1790-1802, Will

1700 - 1815 Colonies slavery
D/D BL 118

Lloyd's List, 1745

Cardiff Borough Records, box 1

Customs House Records, comprising deposition of Thomas Jones of Cardiff regarding Irish soap, 1748; petition to the collector & controller of Customs for Cardiff regarding use of former alehouse at Penarth as customs house, 1751; petition rega

1748 - 1763 trade
D/D C F/48

a history of the Mansel family, 1966-1750 & life of Sir Rob: Mansel, knt, vice-admiral, compiled. c.1755

1750 - 1755 navy
D/D Ed 378-80

papers regarding the wreck of the Indian Prince west of Aberthaw, 1752

CL/AC 473-80

correspondence between John Owens, Newton, & William Clayton, London, referring to timber at Coed y Kerrig & Sychnant & its suitability for shipbuilding, timber purchases at Golden Grove for the Navy's 74 gun ship at Milford Haven, 1 F

1762   construction battleships
CL/AC 472

letter from Arthur Jones of Carmarthen to William Clayton regarding shipping oats to Chichester, freight charges to London, 1 February 1762

1762   correspondence cargo grain
CL/AC 482-3

letters from John Thomas, Altycadno, to William Clayton referring to harvest of oats & its shipment from Carmarthen for London, 4 December 1762, 2 Februay 1763

1762 - 1763 correspondence trade commerce grain
CL/Deeds II/8135

accounts of Joseph Shank, master of the Neptune, delivered to Messrs Wahan & Strahan for the ship's owners regarding her voyage from London to Portsmouth to Dominica, St Christophers & Carolina, 1766-8

1766 - 1768 travel Caribbean America
CL/BRA 984/43-8

correspondence of John Thomas, merchant of Bengal, 1766, including references to the Stamp Act, Captain Richardson of the Pigot

1766   trade commerce ships
D/D A 56/105-6

lease for 21 years of prizage & butlerage of wine at the port of Cardiff, from Alice Viscountess Dowager Windsor to William Duke of Cleveland & Southampton, 26 May 1768

1768   alcohol harbours customs trade commerce
D/DF F227-30

papers & accounts relating to assistance given to the William stranded near Barry, 1775

1775   ships wrecks
CL/AC 565

letter from Williams & Farrington, corn factors, London, & owners of the Benjamin, enclosing bill for the freight of 196 quarters of oats from Carmarthen, 12 May 1778

1778   correspondence trade commerce grain
MM L/3-9

Admiralty papers of Sir John Nicholl, 1780-1843

1780 - 1843 navy
CL/AC 389

letter from Edward Cottrell of Longhor to William Clayton of Harleyford, Bucks, referring to vessels not arriving at the port & lack of demand for Clayton's culm, 6 October 1780

1780   correspondence ships trade
D/DF V/1

printed plan of actions between French & English fleets on 12 April 1782, 1784

1782 - 1784 navy operations war
D/D G volume copy letters, fo.15

letter regarding insurance of pig iron onboard Loyal Briton to Dublin, 16 August 1782

1782   correspondence
D/D F volume 134

letter book of Robert Jones, 1784-5

1784 - 1785 correspondence

volume including merchant's accounts of trade to Hull, the continent, Barbadoes, 1789, with references to cargo insurance, ship repair

1789   commerce Caribbean
MM 36/1-17

correspondence of John Nicholl including reference to his journey from Portsmouth to Jersey onboard the Romulus, frigate, 1791

1791   travel ships
D/D F volume 9

private letters of Jones family of Fonmon Castle, includes 27, account of voyage of R. Fergus to America, 7 July 1794

1794   correspondence travel

table of important events at Cardiff & Barry docks, 1794-1909

1794 - 1909 ports harbours
D/D Ly 1/13-15

letters of J.S. Copley to his mother regarding preparations for his voyage to America, 1795

1795   correspondence travel
MM L189-211

correspondence of Sir John Nicholl, including naval papers, 1798-1849

1798 - 1849 navy
D406 British Transport Docks Board: records including maps, plans and drawings of Cardiff docks c. 1800-1960. 1800 - 1960 docks Cardiff government
D/D C V/13

printed chart of the Bristol Channel by W. Heather, 1803

1803   illustrations
CL/Deeds II/4219 commission of Richard Lee as captain of HMS Monarch, 19 June 1806 1806   navy recruitment
D/D Xgc120

diary of William Weston Young of Bristol, Aberdulais & Neath, shipowner, including references to trade & his vessels, 17 July - 31 December 1807

1807   commerce
D/DF V151

memorial of South Wales to the Treasury & petition to the House of Commons supporting Cardiff, Neath & Swansea against preferential clauses in Newport Acts, c.1810

1810   trade commerce Laws
D/D MS 36-124

depositions, correspondence, case submitted to Board of Trade & other papers concerning case between Lord Wimborne & the Barry Dock & Railways Co. regarding foreshore rights as well as quarrying & fishing, 1811-1932, n.d.

1811 - 1932 Companies
D/D G volume 1812, fo.53

account of voyage of Thomas Revel Guest to New York, 22 September 1812

1812   travel America
D/D Ed 556

letter from Thomas W. Williams onboard HMS Jaspar, Hull Roads, to Mrs Traynton of Cowbridge, November 1815

1815   correspondence navy ships
D/D Ed 557/1

letter from Thomas W. Williams onboard HMS Jaspar, Milford, to Francis Traynton, December 1816

1816   correspondence navy ships

plans & drawings of ships & marine engines, 1817-83

1817 - 1883 illustrations construction

watercolours by Thomas Horner of Glamorgan, 1819, including of Penarth point, gathering of samphire on cliffs

1819   illustrations paintings
D/D DB 4/1-12

misc plans, of Cardiff, Penarth & Roath, c.1824-1901

1824 - 1901

records of the Commissioners of Customs & Excise, comprising C 1-3, port of Cardiff shipping registers, 1824-1906, transactions registers, 1855-1932, & volume of manuscript orders from the Board of Customs pasted into a blank shipping regi

1824 - 1979
D/D Xlw

official correspondence to Controller of Customs, Cardiff, regarding cholera, 1832-3

1832 - 1833 disease mariners

correspondence of Lord Bute including 17/1-18, reference to landing places of the Cardiff steam packet, 1832; 18/67a&b, letter from Lord James Stuart to E.P. Richards, agent to Lord Bute, including request for details of Lord Bute's proposed f

1832 - 1910
D/D Mat 132

letters from John F. Perkins in Madeira & in Orange Valley estate, Trelawny, Jamaica to his uncle Edward Perkins at Nash giving account of his travels, 1833, 1837

1833 - 1837 correspondence Caribbean Colonies
D/D N1196-2000

misc papers including timetable of South Western Steam Packet Company, 1834, n.d.

1834   travel
D/D A 125-7

plan of ground, east end of Roath Dock, c.1887; plan of extensions to graving dock at Cardiff, 1899; plan of steam packet road, Cardiff, 1835

1835 - 1899 development ports harbours
D/D BL 121/1-2

South Sea Whale Fishery Prospectus, 1836

CL/Deeds II/2354

appointment of attornies to manage the Ship Canal & West Dock, or Basin, Cardiff, 6 August 1838

1838   ports harbours
D/DXgc 13

documents relating to the Kara, brigantine, owned by Charles Crofts Williams of Roath Court, Cardiff comprising receipted bills, agreements with crews, memoranda of charter party, protests, depositions & allied documents, 1838-44

1838 - 1844 ships
D/D G volume 1840(1), fo.116

account of holiday written from Madeira, 21 December 1840

1840   leisure travel tourism
D/D BL 122/1

printed plans for the formation of harbours of refuge, improvements of rivers & sea ports... with plates & charts by Capt. J.N. Taylor, illustrations of Penzance harbour & the Devon coast (Plymouth, 1840)

1840   development environment coastal
D/D Xce/7

freight label for goods received on the Castle & Merthyr Packet, 10 February 1840

1840   cargo steamships
CL/BRA 1089/89-106

correspondence of R.S. Cahill in India & Mrs Arthur Jones of Southsea, Portsmouth, 1840-52, including references to shipment of indigo, India mail, sale of shares in the South of Europe Steam Company

1840 - 1852 shipping trade commerce ownership
D/D BL 122/2

drawing of timber & iron cables for floating breakwater, with a note initialed by J.N.T[aylor], 13 December 1841

1841   illustrations construction waterways
D/D Xjo/1-390

letters from Lieut. F. Dornford, dockmaster at the Bute Docks, to the Marquess of Bute & his agents, mainly concerning the increased use of the docks by the iron & coal trades, the packet slip, wharfs, American emigrant ship, the Taff Vale

1841 - 1845 correspondence shipping cargo
D/D Xbz/1

book of miscellaneous items including list of steam vessels on the Atlantic, 1841

1841   ships
D/D Xeo78

account book by John & Evan Jones of Aberayron Port (Cards) of shipments made on the Victoria, sloop, 1843-7

1843 - 1847 shipping trade commerce ships
D/D Xam 173

cargo accounts kept by William Davies of the Picton of Aberthaw, 1844-54

1844 - 1854 trade commerce ships
Q.D.P. 1-33

Public Companies Papers, including 25-7, accounts of Commissioners for Improvement of Llanelly Harbour, c.1845-7; 28-9, accounts of Neath Harbour Commissioners, 1846-8; 33, weekly shipments of coal at Bute Docks, 1879-81

1845 - 1881 ports shipping cargo
MM F/71-2

letters of Lieut Nicholl to his parents with reference to naval activities mainly in the Mediterranean, 1847-52

1847 - 1852 correspondence navy operations
D/D Xss 1-13

misc collection of Barry port & pilotage, 1847-1956, comprising 1, annual statements of account of the Barry Pilotage Authority, 1928-56 (with gaps); 2, rules & standing orders of the Bristol Channel Pilots' Association, c.1920; 3, minute

1847 - 1957
CL/Deeds II/1049a,b

copy letter from T. Collingdon to C. Tyndale Bruce referring to the circulation of plans advertising the new Bute docks, 18 December 1848

1848   correspondence ports harbours
D/D Ly 3/8

letter of Sarah Selwin at Rome to her sister Sophia at Turville Park regarding travel including her voyage from Corfu to Ancona, 13 December 1850

1850   correspondence leisure

papers of the National Coal Board, including 16/32, details of shipments of coal of the Blaengwawr Steam Coal Co., November 1851 - September 1858; 22/11, minute book of the Imperial Navigation Coal Company Ltd, 1900-20

1851 - 1920 shipping cargo trade
D/D An 14

plan of Cardiff docks by John Plews, civil engineer, 1852

1852   illustrations development ports harbours
D/D Xam 191

diary by Daniel Holford Davies of his voyage onboard the Marco Polo, clipper ship, from Liverpool to Port Philip, 1853

1853   journal travel
D/D G volume 1853(2) fo.510

letter of O.M. Crewe Reed to Lady Charlotte Guest regarding Sailors' Home at Cardiff, 18 June 1853

1853   correspondence welfare
D/D Xgc 185

printed instructions to captains of ships issued by the General Board of Health to prevent & treat cholera, 1853

1853   mariners disease health
MM F/79

letters of Christopher Rice Havard Nicholl to his family with reference to his journey from Portsmouth to Malta & the Crimea, 1855-6, journey to India, 1857

1855 - 1857 correspondence travel
D/D X 81/3

booklet being the rules of the Cardiff Society of Sailmakers, est. 1855

1855   shipping construction
D/D Xam 192

diary by D.H. Davies of his voyage from New South Wales to London, 1856

1856   journal travel Australia
D/D Ly 3/12

letter of Sarah Selwin at Thebes to her sister Sophia, Belgravia, with description of life onboard their boat, 23 December 1856

1856   correspondence travel
D/D G volume 1856 fo.34

letter of H. McAusland to Dowlas Iron Co. regarding Sailors' Home at Cardiff, 27 January 1856

1856   correspondence welfare mariners
D/D Pl

papers of the Earl of Plymouth include 751-62, 815-21, 933, papers relating to Penarth (Ely Tidal) Harbour Dock & Railway Company, 1856-73

1856 - 1873
D/DXfm 1-23

ten `Board of Trade pocket journal's being reports by Thomas Henry Sloggett on seaworthiness of ships in the port of Cardiff, 1876-8; records of draughts of water of ships leaving the port of Cardiff, 1876-9; circulars of the Board of Trade, 1875-

1857 - 1910

notes on the trade of Penarth harbour, 1859-77

1859 - 1877 commerce ports
D/D Ly 3/17a,b

letter of Sarah Selwin at Cowes to sister Sophia at Jersey regarding yachting, 23 July 1860

1860   correspondence leisure
D/D Pl 941

misc correspondence of the Mathews family of Glanely includes reference to the sale of the Flying Scud, American vessel, 1860

1860   ownership
D/D Ly 2/59a,b

letter of Lord Lyndhurst at Tunbridge Wells to his daughter Sophia at Jersey regarding her rough sea journey, 2 October 1861

1861   correspondence travel
D/D Ly 3/21a,b

letter of Sarah Selwin to sister Sophia at Jersey regarding her voyage to Russia in her yacht, 1 August 1862

1862   correspondence travel
D/D Xgc 283/1

account book of the Cardiff Sailors' Home, 1862-7

1862 - 1867 mariners welfare
D/D F volumes 16-21

 letters & circulars from vice-admiral N.W. Bruce, Commander-in-chief of HM Fleet to Captain Wainwright HMS Shannon, Jan. - June 1862 & subsequently to Capt. Oliver J. Jones, June - Sept., 1862, 1862-5

1862 - 1865 correspondence navy operations

Cardiff Sailors' Home: account books 1862-67.

1862 - 1867 seamen shelter Wales accounts
D/D X 471/1

copies of apprenticeship indenture of George Bussell to John Batchelor of Cardiff, shipwright, 1863

1863   construction recruitment builders
Acc 1999/63 Cardiff Pilotage Authority: records 1863 - 1876
CL/RJ E/64

letter from Alexander Bassett to the Revd Wm Rayer concerning plans to extend the Cowbridge railway to Aberthaw & improve the harbour, 15 July 1864

1864   correspondence transport trains development
Porthcawl harbour plans (UD/Pc)

32 plans, including of the outer & inner basins, 1864-7; ordnance survey plans, 1877, 1897-1900, 1918, 1935-43

1864 - 1943 development illustrations
D/D Ps 61-4

papers of William Evans & George Julian Evans, marine engineers, including notebooks of ship surveys, comprising notebook of William Gray of Cullercoats (Northumberland), Monkwearmouth & Sunderland (Durham), 1864-76; notebooks of Charles N

1864 - 1929
D/D Xki 15

crew agreement for the Janet of Pugwash, 15 January 1864

1864   ships
D/D X 111/1

Cardiff Shipping & Mercantile Gazette, no.345, 22 August 1864

1864   publications newspapers

Associated British Ports: plans including Barry, Port Talbot and Swansea docks, 1864-1975.

1864 - 1969 ports harbour docks dockyard
D/D F volume 22

letters of Commodore Oliver J. Jones to Commanders-in-Chief, China Station, 1866-70


1866 - 1870 correspondence navy operations
D/D F volume 21

private & official correspondence from Sir Richard Groves MacDonnell to Commodore Oliver J. Jones regarding a case of piracy & seizure of the Avon Russin by Capt. Sultie, 1866-8

1866 - 1868 pirates capture
D/D Art 0/35/1-30

papers on the Bute Docks Bill, House of Lords, 1882, including proofs of evidence, draft petition against the bill, brief in support of the petition, report of Taff Vale Railway Co., 1867, draft telegrams & draft returns of tonnage on Glamorga

1867 - 1882 Law
D/D SWSF 1-7

records of the South Wales District Sea Fisheries Committee, 1868-1980

1868 - 1980 fishing whaling
Acc 1999/68 Board of Trade: marine maps and plans, incl. of docks, harbours and railways, rel to Glamorgan area. 1869 - 1970 commerce charts ports transport
D/D Xgc 136/4-8

photocopies of extracts from the diaries of A.J. Munby to Wales, including description of fisherwomen, 1870

1870   journals fishing
CL/BRA 441/1-3

plan of Swansea & its hinterland, & of the harbour & docks with proposed new East dock, c.1870; application form for debentures of Swansea Harbour Trustees issued under the Swansea Harbour Act, 1874; prospectus of debentures for dock e

1870 - 1878 ports development
D/D Xfw 14/3-6

poems written by Francis Lloyd, including one relating to the sinking of HMS Captain on 7 September 1870 on which his brother Richard Purdon was officer of the watch, c.1870

1870   poetry ships wrecks
D/D Ll/F/257

account of a voyage to India by Caroline Agnes Emily Blandy, 1872

1872   travel
D/D Ll/F/259

account of a voyage to Australia & Egypt by Robert William Llewellyn, 1872

1872   travel
D/D A/B 1/6/36

file including poster detailing toll exemptions for Royal Naval personnel, 31 December 1873

1873   illustrations navy pay
D/D Xeo79-80

account book of the Puella, schooner, 1873-96; account book of the Kilmeny of Glasgow, barque, on voyages to New York, Adelaide, Freemante. Chile, 1915-16

1873 - 1916 ships travel
CL P/S CBo BT 1-261

petty sessions records regarding shipping accident enquiries delegated by the Board of Trade, 1875-1935

1875 - 1935 wrecks

Cardiff Borough Petty Sessions, Board of Trade shipping enquiries, 1875-1935, including draft reports, accounts of proceedings, depositions of evidence, correspondence & other documents

1875 - 1935
D/D X 456/1

postcard from Pyman, Watson & Co, Cardiff to Edward Smith, Manchester, requesting steamers from Newport to Varna, Bulgaria, 20 October, 1877

1877   illustrations ships
D/D DB 2/1-3

minute books of the Pilotage Committee of the Swansea Harbour Trust, 1878-1922

1878 - 1922 ports
D/D Xty 3,4

advertisements, with plans, for the issue of debentures by Neath Harbour Commissioners & Swansea Harbour Trustees to raise money for the construction of 1), floating docks & a railway, 1882 & 2), new docks, 1878

1878   illustrations ports development transport

papers of Vaughan & Roche, solicitors of Cardiff & Newport, including 2/1-2, articles of agreement for management of the Cymmrodorion Steamship Co. Ltd, Kate B. Jones Steamship Co. Ltd & Charles T. Jones Co. Ltd, 12 December 1890 &

1878 - 1938 Companies
D/D F volume 23

scrap book of Oliver J. Jones including an account of his voyage on the Seamew, schooner yacht of 34 tons, to the Baltic sea, 25 July 1879 to 24 September 1879, from Wivenhoe to Grimsby, Aberdeen & Norway

1879   travel yachting
D/D Xgc/270

statements of account of voyages of SS Ladstock, 1879, 1882, 1884-5, 1889, 1893, 1896-7, 1899, 1901, 1903, also notes on the Ladstock & her masters, 1876-1908

1879 - 1908 ships travel ownership
D/D SB 6/9

account book of an unidentified ship repairer based in Swansea, September 1877 - October 1879

1879   maintenance
D/D Art W/381/51-2

correspondence regarding Bute Docks Bill, opposition of freighters, 1882

1882   Law
D/D ETR 1-172

records of Evan Thomas, Radcliffe & Co., shipowners of Cardiff, 1882-1973, including family & personal records, company records, papers relating to managed vessels, records of 31 other individual shipping companies owned by the company &am

1882 - 1973
D/D X 254/26

reproduction of festivities programme for construction of the new Bute Dock, 31 January 1883

1883   development ports harbours

Bute Shipbuilding, Engineering & Dry Dock Co Ltd, Cardiff: minutes of shareholders' meetings 1883-1957.

1883 - 1957 shipbuilding shipbuilder shipwrights engineering dockyard docks dry dock
D/D JC 1-9

papers of John Cory & Sons Ltd, shipping agents of Cardiff, including financial, shipping & other records, 1884-1973.  There are memoranda & articles of association for 65 other companies, 1894-29.  There are also records of

1884 - 1973
D/D X 458/1

bill of sale of 1/64 share of SS Falcon, 1 November 1884

1884   ships ownership
B/C Ham 1

papers of Royal Hamadryad Seamens' Hospital, Cardiff, 1886-1919, including deeds, minutes, subscription papers, report & statement of accounts, cash books, correspondence, plans, contracts, photographs

1886 - 1919 mariners health illness
D/D A/B 28/5

bank account book of S. Andrews of Cardiff with Harris, Bulteel & Co. Naval Bank, Plymouth, 1886-8

1886 - 1888 navy banking
D/D Xjf 1-58

photograph albums of the Corbett family of Cogan Pill, c.1888-1915

1888 - 1915 illustrations
D/D Cr F3/2

photograph of the opening of Roath dock with Tudor Crawshey as sheriff, August 1888

1888   illustrations ports harbours
D/D X 397/7

bill of sale of 1/64 share in the Earl of Dunraven, steam paddle ship by Hilary Blondel Marquand to John Henry Davis, confectioneer, both of Cardiff, 6 December 1888

1888   ownership
D331 Morel Ltd, ship owners, Cardiff: minute book 1888 - 1949 Companies
Acc 1996/123 Barry Pilotage Board: registers and minutes of pilots' meetings. 1889 - 1968 navigation
D/D Aw 5/16-48

various Union working rules, 1895-1928; tariffs, 1890-1932; misc items including photographs, 1917-c62

1890 - 1932 labour
D/D Xgc/271

papers relating to the Glamorgan Steamship Co. Ltd comprising notices of general meetings & other notices, 1891-6, statement of accounts, 1890-1, notices & prospectuses, 1892-6 including of new steamships, voyage accounts of SS Petersto

1890 - 1906 Companies
D/D Xty, 2

memorandum & articles of association of the Marychurch Steamship Co. Ltd, 1890

1890   Companies
D/D Ll/F263

account of a voyage to Guernsey & the Channel Islands, 1893, 1894

1893 - 1894 travel

papers of the Penarth Yacht Club including minute book, 1893-1904

1893 - 1904
D/D B/E/6

agreement of the Marquis of Bute to vary provisions of Bute Docks Act, 1895, & to transfer lands, 19 December 1895

1895   Law ownership
CL/RJ E/88-107

correspondence & papers concerning repairs of the Sea Wall at Aberthaw, 1896-8

1896 - 1898 coastal erosion maintenance
CL/RJ J/113

volume of photographs printed to commemorate the part of HM Armed Cruiser Teutonic at the naval review at Spithead on 26 June 1897, printed 1898

1897 - 1898 navy battleships
D/D X 105/1-57

papers of Prince of Wales Dry Dock Company Ltd, including the records of Port Talbot Dry Dock Company Ltd, Palmers (Swansea) Dry Dock Co. Ltd, 1897-1971

1897 - 1971 ports harbours
D/D X 112/1/1-5

five photographs of the Fire Queen, Cardiff Corporation fire boat, c.1897

1897   rescue
SS Carn Brea SS Carn Brea, Cardiff : log books. 1897 - 1899 ships
SS Carn Marth SS Carn Marth, Cardiff: log books 1897 - 1899 ships
D/D Xgc 188/8-10

three photographs of the launch of the Eirene, mission yacht, & of the consecration, 7 & 16 May 1898

1898   yachting
D/D X 21/5

fish frail which belonged to Sadler's fruitiers & fishmongers of Penarth, twentieth century

1900 - 1999 fishing
D/D Z 77/1

diary in Welsh of Robert Evans of SS Ladstock, 1900-01, includes voyages to South America

1900 - 1901 journal ships travel
D/D X 389/1

 poem `A True Incident that happened in the Bristol Channel in October 1896...' by James Brice, captain of the Elrene, steam yacht, early twentieth century

1900 - 1999 poetry
D/D Xfc 30

photograph of Capt. Ben. Williams, c.1900

1900   illustrations yachting
D/D X155/1

prospectus, inc. site plan & application forms for shares, of the Barry New Dry Docks Co. Ltd, 1900

1900   Companies
D/D Xki 9/1-5

circular & prospectus for the purchase of shares in the Snowdon Steamship Company, Cardiff from Charles Radcliffe & Co., steamship owners & brokers, March 1900

1900   ownership shipping
D/D ER 1-53

records of the Evan & Reid Coal Company Ltd, Cardiff, include 1-17, financial papers notably general trading accounts, 1924-39 detailing foreign trade & 22-5, Newport coal accounts, 1941-6, cargo statements, 1928-55, bills of lading, 1936-

1900 - 1960
D/D RD 1-20

papers of Robinson David & Co., timber dealer of Cardiff, includes 8, shipment books, 1901-4; 14-19, photographs of Cardiff docks & the timber yards, c.1920, & of Penarth pier, c.1950

1901 - 1950 Companies trade commerce
CL/Dow 4

appointment on new trustees & General Release regarding sole trustee of late Edward Coenty Downing whose estate included shares in: Mount Stuart Shipbuilding Graving Dock & Engineering Co. Ltd, Penarth Ship Building & Ship Repairing Co

1902   Companies ownership construction
D/D Ll/F/290

bundle of papers concerning Robert Godfrey Llewellyn at Royal Naval College, Osborne, 1904 & Dartmouth, 1908

1904 - 1908 navy education
D/D Aw V/9/9

season ticket for the Bristol Channel Steam Packet Co., 1904

1904   Companies fares
D/D F volume 17

one photograph inscribed `battleships waiting near HMS Montague wrecked on Lundy Island', 14 July 1906

1906   illustrations navy war
Acc 2002/45, 97 Powell Duffryn Ltd., steam and coal company, Cardiff: records incl. minutes. 1906 - 2000 Companies fuel trade commerce transport
DPRORBSC Cardiff port: registers of shipping 1906 - 1994 harbours
D/D Xkz 5

menu for banquet aboard HMY Victoria & Albert, Royal yacht, on the occasion of the opening of the Queen Alexandria Dock, Cardiff, by King Edward VII, 12 July 1907

1907   food yachting
D/D X 84/6

postcard of entrance to Bute Docks, Cardiff, postmarked 1907

1907   illustrations ports harbours
D/D X 324/1-6

J.T. Duncan & Co. Ltd, Cardiff, including 1, charter registers, 1915-75; 2, cargo books, 1907-65; 3, coal report book, 1921-5; 4, outgoing telegram books, 1942-66; 5, daily event log books, 1950-70; 6, regulations for the supply of coal, coke

1907 - 1975 Companies shipping trade commerce
D/D Ll/F/267

account of a cruise to Constantinople & Greece, 1910

1910   travel leisure Europe
D/D SS/1-13

papers of the Captain Scott Society, including correspondence regarding the Terra Nova, 1911

1911   ships
DPRORBSC5 Maritime and Coastguard Agency, Cardiff : ships registration papers 1911 - 1993
D/D X 13/1-12

records of W.R. Jones, wholesale fish merchant, Swansea, 1912-57 including 1, fishing license for the Emily, 2 July 1939; 3, running agreement, crew list & official log book of the Christian Henderson, 18 July 1957; 4, blank

1912 - 1957 illustrations

deed of partnership of Gibbs & Co., shipbrokers, 23 January 1914

1914   Companies ownership
D/D A/B 26/14/1-16

annual reports, accounts & correspondence concerning the transfer of shares of the Tatem Steam Navigation Co. Ltd, 1915-19

1915 - 1919 Companies ownership

Cardiff Pilotage Authority: corresp, bye-laws and balance sheets 1915.

1915   pilot harbour port
D/D X 408/24

photograph of the Norwegian seamen's church, Barry Dock, c.1916

1916   mariners religion
Acc 2002/176 Abbey Line Shipping co., Cardiff (addnl): records 1916 - 1984 Companies trade commerce
D/D Aw 5/1

letter from Ben Tillet, general secretary of the Dock, Wharf, Riverside & General Workers' Union to Stan Awbery refusing the use of union property for the purpose of a meeting on war aims, 1 December 1917

1917   correspondence labour
D/D Xr

photocopy of diagram of surrender of German fleet, 1918

1918   navy illustrations war operations
D/D X 469

papers of Graig Shipping Company Ltd comprising 3, apprenticeship indenture of David Edward Jones, of Cardiff to Graig Shipping Co. Ltd, 22 October 1919; 4/1-2, partnership agreements between directors & managers of Graig Shipping Company Ltd

1919 - 1986
1997/74 Graig Shipping Co. Ltd., Cardiff (additional); minutes and records. 1919 - 1992 Companies trade commerce
D/D Aw 5/11

Dockers' Union diaries of Stan Awbery, 18 May - 18 July 1920, September 1939 - July 1945

1920 - 1945 labour
D/D SB 6/4

printed notice of decision in Chancery case regarding the appointment of receivers of the Swansea Harbour Fund, 1920

1920   ports
D/D Xne 1-7

misc industrial pictorial material including plan of Swansea harbour & docks, revised 1921

1921   illustrations development ports
D/D X 683/1-3

papers regarding GWR Dry Dock, Cardiff, comprising GWR Dry Dock Stemming Diary, 1924-64, enclosed memo & programme for visit of HM Yacht Brittania, 1960; dock register, 1948-9, enclosed misc. papers, 1931-60; Dockman's GWR notebook, 1939-52

1924 - 1964 ports harbours
D/D X84/1

byelaws relating to pilotage made by the Cardiff Pilotage Authority, 1925

D/D X407/2/1-3

plans of Barry Docks from the office of the Great Western Railway resident engineer, 1926, 1927, 1930

1926 - 1930 illustrations development transport
D/D NUS 1-2

papers of the National Union of Seamen, including minutes, 1927-72 & cash book, 1947-72

1927 - 1972 labour mariners

papers of the Barry Yacht club, including income & expenditure accounts, 1973-4, 1976, ts entitled `A History of Barry Yacht Club, 1928-78' with original documents inserted

1928 - 1978 yachting
D/D X 206/1

annual report of the Cardiff & Bristol Channel Incorporated Shipowners Assoc., 1929-30

1929 - 1930 Associations
D/D Aw 5/13-15

notebook containing information on the conditions of employment of dock labourers, n.d.; Report of Enquiry into Casual labour in the Merseyside Area by F.G. Hanham, 1930; `The Docker, Registration, Decasualisation & Maintenance' by Stan

1930 - 1931 welfare
D 198 Frank Lintern, Chief Petty Officer of HMS Cardiff: personal and family papers and papers relating to HMS Cardiff Association including programmes and sound tapers of reunions 1930 - 2003 navy ships
D 655

Griffih Thomas, captain, of Aberporth: records including notebook 1930s.

1930 - 1939 Ceredigion captain

Barry Yacht Club: records including correspondence, minutes, financial papers and membership applications 1930-2002.

1930 - 2002 yachting yachts sailing
D/D Xlm 3/17

correspondence of Glen A. Taylor & the Neath Harbour Commissioners relating to Neath Harbour Commissioners v. Shell Max Ltd, 1931-2

1931 - 1932

Abbey Line Shipping Co, Cardiff: general and petty cash books 1931-1936.

1931 - 1936 companies shipping trade commerce accounts
CL/RJ J/96-103

printed material relating to the Shipwrecked Fishermen & Mariners' Benevolent Society, 1939-42, n.d.

1939 - 1942 welfare
D/D Aw 7/7-8

letters regarding the appointment of Stan Awbery as Port Labour Inspector, 1940-2

1940 - 1942 correspondence welfare
Bill Henke Papers Bill Henke, Cardiff representative of the General Council of British Shippping : papers relating to local council meetings and seaman's welfare organisations.  1940 - 1988 mariners sailors
D/D A/B 39/22

details of arrangements made for fire prevention at Barry Docks issued by the Ministry of War Transport, 1943

1943   safety ports harbours
D/D Ed 568/1-3

printed plans of coastal region of Normandy showing German defences in preparation for allied invasion, January, May 1944

1944   illustrations navy operations war
D/D X 390/4

service papers of Jean M. Good of Penarth, 1944-6

1944 - 1946 navy
D/D Aw Parl/5/1-6

misc papers on Malaysia, including diary of a visit to Malaya & Singapore by Stan Awbery including details on dock labour, 3 February - 29 March 1948

1948   journal mariners Asia
D/D X690/2

photograph of the Dan-y-bryn, cargo ship, 1953

1953   illustrations trade commerce
D/D SB 6/10

printed directors' report & statement of accounts, 30 April 1958

D/D Aw Parl/16

misc papers on the Welsh Shipping Agency Bill, 1962-4

1962 - 1964
D/D X 159/1

order of ceremony of the commissioning of HMS St David in the R.N. reserve, 9 December 1978

1978   navy ships
D/D DB 3/1-6

Docks, October & November 1980, January, February, May, July, 1981

1980 - 1981 ports harbours
D/D X 483/1-2

two booklets concerning the Cort Adelaer & Derwent, 1982, 1981, in Norwegian

1981 - 1982
D/D X 46/41

menu for dinner in honour of HMS Glamorgan, 24 September 1982

1982   food navy ships
D350 Campaign Against the Cardiff Bay Barrage: papers 1983-2003. 1983 - 2003 Cardiff
D/D X 159/2

programme for the Commissioning & Dedication of HMS Waveney, 6 October 1984

1984   navy ships
D/D Z43

printed map of Gower shipwrecks, 1985

1985   charts
D/D Xfr 24

menu card for dinner to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the founding of HMS Cambria, Cardiff, 2 July 1987

1987   food ships navy

presentation pack for the opening of Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff, 1989

1989   ports harbours

National Coastwatch Institution: watch record and log books 2007-2009.

2007 - 2009 ships sealanes volunteer