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Name: Swansea Museum
Postal address: Victoria Road

Town: Swansea
Post code: SA1 1SN
Telephone: 01792 653763
Web address:

18 documents found for Swansea Museum:

Code Description Date Keywords

papers of the Trustees of Swansea Harbour including (nos 1-2) extracts from the improvement report of Joseph Huddart addressed to the Trustees of Swansea Harbour of 1794, 1804 & second report, 1804; (no.3), narrative by George Tennant on Neath

1794 - 1847

Mss notes of R.F. Halifax on a tour through South Wales in 1795

1795   travel

naval journal of the voyage of the Lion & the Hindustan from England to the Gulf of Peking, China, 1796

1796   navy ships routes

reports on the harbour, 1831, including a report by Thomas Telford

1831   ports
R66/102, item 12

resolutions of the shipping interests of Swansea concerning the projected improvements, 1831

1831   ports harbours trade commerce developments

reports on Swansea docks, 1841-7

1841 - 1847 ports harbours

proceedings taken in the year 1841 to obtain an Act for docks on the Burrows & a railway at Loughor, 1847

1841 - 1847 Laws transport trains

reports of meetings of the Swansea Harbour Trust, 1842

1842   organisations
R66/102, item 50

Starling Benson, on docks at Swansea, 1846

1846   ports harbours
R66/102, item 45

Isambard Kingdom Brunel's report on the site for docks & work now in progress in Swansea harbour, 1846

1846   engineers ports development construction
R66/102, item 51

a refutation by Francis George Grant on the theories by Mr S. Benson on Swansea Docks, 1846

1846   ports harbours

Swansea Harbour Trust reports 1-16, 1853-7

1853 - 1857 ports

report by James Abernethy on the extension of Newport Dock, with maps & plans, 1853

1853   ports harbours development charts illustrations

reports & returns relating to Swansea Harbour, 1859-76, n.d.

1859 - 1876 ports accounts

Swansea Harbour Trust reports 26-37, with notices of meetings & monthly returns, 1859-61

1859 - 1861 ports accounts

report of Swansea shipowners society first annual meeting, 1860

1860   organisations ownership commerce

first annual report of the Formidable, Bristol training ship, 1870

1870   education

three copies of Thomas Gray's report on providing a training ship for the merchant marine at Swansea, 1874

1874   education navy