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Recent Acquisitions


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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Ephemera relating to public houses in Aberystwyth (Ref: ADX/1455)
Copy of black and white photograph showing exterior of the Black Horse, Trefechan; old Jamaica Rum bottle label; photocopy of leaflet for Fountain Inn, Trefechan, Aberystwyth
Acc.No: 3347   Date of material: n.d. [c. late 19th/early 20th century]   Extent: 3 items   Access:  Show catalogue(ADX/1455) 

Ceredigion County Scout Council (Ref: DSO/2/4/3-)
Statements of Accounts, 1990-1996 (incomplete); County Secretary's Expenditure, 1990-c.1994; Accounts of Exchange Visit Between Ceredigion and Hungary, 1994; Wales Directory of Leaders etc., 1979-2002; Lottery Registration Certificate, 1998; Minor Accidents Records, 1996-2004, Notes and correspondence, 1st Llandysul Group, 1973-1974; material relating to a report on scouting in the county, c.1995; Registration Forms (various scout groups), 1925-1999; Executive Committee Meeting notes, 1978; papers relating to retirements and obituaries, 1989-1996; newsletter and papers relating to lease of building, 1st Lampeter Scout Group, 1996-2003
Acc.No: 3346   Date of material: 1925-2003   Extent: 1 box   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

New Quay deeds (Ref: ADX/1454)
Deeds relating to properties in New Quay
Acc.No: 3345   Date of material: 1789-1867   Extent: 4 items   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1454) 

Records of Ceredigion branches of the Women's Institute including Llangeitho Women's Institute (Ref: D/WI/LGE)
Records of Ceredigion branches of the Women's Institute
   
   Llangeitho :
   
   1/1Committee Meetings 1923-1927 ( contains memberships lists)
   
   1/2.Committee Meetings 1928-1959
   
   1/3.Monthly Meetings 1959 -1976
   
   1/4.Monthly Meetings 1976 - 1990
   
   2/1. Accounts ( 8 volumes 1976- 2012)
   
   2/2 A subscription book ( 1 volume) 1997-2011
   
   2/3 A payments and receipts book ( which also contains names of the officials for each year) (1 volume) 1969-1985

Acc.No: 3344   Date of material: 1923-1990,   Extent: 4 boxes   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Cyngor Tref Llanbedr Pont Steffan / Lampeter Town Council (Ref: LPT)
Cofnodion Cyngor Tref Llanbedr Pont Steffan / Records of Lampeter Town Council 1974-2011
Acc.No: 3343   Date of material: 1974 -2011   Extent:    Access: Agored / open Not yet in the catalogue

Lampeter calendar (Ref: ADX/1453)
Calendar produced by Cymdeithas Hanes Llambed / Lampeter History Society. Contains reproductions od old photographs and postcards of Lampeter and notes on the images used.
Acc.No: 3342   Date of material: 2014   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1453) 

Charity records (Ref: T/CHA)
Charity records transferred from the Charity Commission.
   
   - File 48580: Hester Bowen's charity (4 deeds)
   
   - File 96604: Hope Chapel charity (declaration of trust)

Acc.No: 3341   Date of material: 1832-1918   Extent: 2 files   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Llangwyryfon PC & CC (Ref: Llangwyryfon PC & CC)
Cyngor Cymuned Llangwyryfon Community Council
   
   Llyfr cofnodion / minutes book 1967-1996

Acc.No: 3340   Date of material: 1967-1996   Extent: 1 vol   Access:  Show catalogue(Llangwyryfon PC) 

Orllwyn Teifi CC (Ref: Orllwyn Teifi CC)
Cyngor Cymuned Orllwyn Teifi Community Council
   
   Llyft cofnodion/minutes book 1985-1987

Acc.No: 3339   Date of material: 1985-1987   Extent: 1 cyfrol/volume   Access:  Show catalogue(Orllwyn Teifi CC) 

Borth: The Fallen (Ref: ADX/1452)
Booklet: Borth: The Fallen, by David H. Williams. Information about the casualties of the two wars who appear on Borth War Memorial. Interim Revision of 2014; further names and information to be added if necessary in the next edition.
Acc.No: 3338   Date of material: 2014   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1452) 

Trefilan school records (Ref: TFI)
Log books; Minute book; Summary Register; Admission Register
   
   Attendance registers (x23) - only one kept as sample.

Acc.No: 3337   Date of material:    Extent:    Access: Closed for 100 years Not yet in the catalogue

Records of Ceredigion Museum and of the County Council (Ref: CSC/DECS/MUS and others)
Records of Ceredigion Museum and of Ceredigion County Council
Acc.No: 3336   Date of material:    Extent:    Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Aberaeron Bicentenary publications (Ref: DSO/116 additional)
Booklets, leaflets etc. published by the Abeaeron Bicentenary Committee.
Acc.No: 3335   Date of material: 2007   Extent:    Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Records of Aberaeron Primary School / Cofnodion Ysgol Gynradd Aberaeron (Ref: AAE/C)
Log books
   
   January 1919 - December 1970 - AAE/C/2
   
   January 1971 - July 1982 - AAE/C/3
   
   September 1982 - March 1989 - AAE/C/4
   
   April 1989 - December 1999 - AAE/C/5
   
   
   
   Admissions registers
   
   1942-1979 - AAE/C/R/3
   
   1979-2007 - AAE/C/R/4
   
   
   
   Stock & stores book 1919-1930 - AAE/C/X/2
   
   Stock & stores book 1961-1963 - AAE/C/X/3
   
   
   
   Cynllun Gwaith [Scheme of work] c. 1981 - AAE/C/X/4

Acc.No: 3334   Date of material: 1919-2007   Extent: 9 items   Access: Restricted Not yet in the catalogue

Memoirs of a Cardiganshire miner / atgofion mwynwr o Sir Aberteifi (Ref: ADX/1451)
Book/Llyfr: A Grey Past and a Blacker Future: Reminiscences of a Cardiganshire Miner in the early 1900s / Gorffennol Llwyd a Dyfodol Duach: Atgofion un o Fwynwyr Ceredigion ar ddechrau'r ganrif ddiwethaf. Editor/Golygydd: Magan Waring. Gannock Publishers, 2014
Acc.No: 3333   Date of material: 2014   Extent: 1 vol   Access: Open / Agored Show catalogue(ADX/1451) 

Photographs of Snowdonia (Ref: )
Set of small b/w photos of Snowdonia (mainly Merioneth); the donor purchased them while on holiday there in 1957.
   
   TRANSFERRED TO GWYNEDD ARCHIVES

Acc.No: 3332   Date of material: c. 1957   Extent: 12 items   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Deeds (Ref: )
Deeds relating to estates in p. St. Nicholas, Pembrokeshire, and captain's log of various ships' voyages.
   
   TRANSFERRED TO PEMBS ARCHIVES as per donor's instructions.

Acc.No: 3331   Date of material: 19th c.   Extent: 9 items   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Aberaeron Town Council records (Ref: Aberaeron Town Council ANT)
Files relating to Aberaeron Town Council, 1977-2012
Acc.No: 3330   Date of material: 1977-2012   Extent:    Access: some DP issues possibly Not yet in the catalogue

Explore Your Archive 2014 and Ceredigion Archives 40th Birthday Campaigns (Ref: CSC/RO/1)
Items relating to the 2014 Explore Your Archives Campaign and to the associated celebrations of Ceredigion Archives' 40th birthday.
Acc.No: 3329   Date of material: 2014   Extent:    Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Aberystwyth Ego (Ref: ADX/1450)
Aberystwyth Ego 'a brand new magazine to promote and celebrate the people, businesses and organisations of Aberystwyth'.
   
   Issue 1, November 2014
   
   December 2014
   
   September 2015
   
   October 2015
   
   November 2015
   
   December 2015
   
   January 2015 onwards

Acc.No: 3328   Date of material: 2014 onwards   Extent: accruing   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1450) 

Conscientious objectors in Cardiganshire during WW1 / Gwrthwynebwyr Cydwybodol yn Sir Aberteifi yn ystod y Rhyfel Mawr (Ref: ADX/1449)
Pamphlet/Llyfryn: Conscientious Objectors in Cardiganshire during the First World War (CND Cymru Briefing 6) / Gwrthwynebwyr Cydwybodol yn Sir Aberteifi yn ystod y Rhyfel Byd Cyntaf (Papur Cefndir CND Cymru 6) by/gan Michael Freeman
Acc.No: 3327   Date of material: 2014   Extent: 1 volume/ 1 cyfrol   Access: Open/agored Show catalogue(ADX/1449) 

Aberystwyth Football Club and the Great War (Ref: ADX/1448)
Pamphlet: Aberystwyth Town FC: Fallen Heroes of The Great War, by Gil Jones and David Steeds
Acc.No: 3326   Date of material: 2014   Extent: 1 vol.   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1448) 

Letter to the Morning Star (Ref: ADX/1447)
Page from the Morning Star [Communist Party of Britain newspaper] of 8-9 November 2014 with letter from Terry Starr of Bristol on the subject of a possible pact between Plaid Cymru and the Green Party at the 2015 general election. Also contains reminiscences of Aberystwyth and the political engagement of its students in the past.
Acc.No: 3325   Date of material: 2014   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1447) 

Chairmen of Ceredigion District Council (Ref: CDD/SE/23)
Photographs of successive chairmen/chairwomen of Ceredigion District Council in ceremonial robes.
Acc.No: 3324   Date of material: 1974-1996   Extent: 1 box   Access: Open Show catalogue(CDD/SE/23) 

Merched y Wawr, Cangen Aberystwyth (Ref: DSO/33/3 and DSO/34)
DSO/33/3
   
   Cofnodion Merched y Wawr, Cangen Aberystwyth - eitemau ychwanegol:
   
   Cyfrifon Incwm a gwariant, 1995-2007
   
   Llyfr cofnodion 1996-2009
   
   Cyfrifon derbyniadau a thaliadau (2 gyfrol)
   
   
   
   DSO/34
   
   -Cofnodion rhanbarth 2000, 2004-2011

Acc.No: 3323   Date of material: 1995-2011   Extent: 3 chyfrol   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Anerchiad i John Parry Jones gan Weinidog a Diaconaid capel Seion, Baker Street, Aberystwyth (Ref: ANC/74)
Llun mewn ffram pren:
   
   Anerchiad cyflwynedig i Mr. John Parry Jones oddiwrth Eglwys Gynulleiddfaol Baker Street, Aberystwyth [sef capel Seion] i gydnabod ei wasanaeth gwerthfawr i'r Eglwys fel Trysorydd am flynyddoedd lawer.

Acc.No: 3322   Date of material: 1902   Extent: 1 eitem   Access: Agored Not yet in the catalogue

Magazines about WW1 (Ref: ABY or MUS)
Magazines about the First World War
Acc.No: 3321   Date of material:    Extent:    Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Various documents (Ref: ADX/940 additional; DSO/149)
Printed and other documents relating to the medical career of Dr. John Hughes, and to the Aberystwyth Rotary Club
Acc.No: 3320   Date of material:    Extent:    Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Boat designs by Roger Cartwright (Ref: HRC)
Designs for boats, some built at Aberleri Boat Yard, Borth.
Acc.No: 3319   Date of material:    Extent:    Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Booklets of photographs (Ref: ADX/1446)
Two small spiral-bound booklets of '12 real photographs' published by Valentine & Sons. Both inscribed 'July 1956' on reverse.
   
   1. Aberystwyth
   
   2. Devil's Bridge

Acc.No: 3318   Date of material: c. 1956   Extent: 2 items   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1446) 

Miscellaneous items (Ref: ADX/1445; D/EIS/20)
Book about Peter Hague (d. 2004) by Helena Hague
   
   Poster for Aber Guides 1992
   
   Funeral service orders
   
   Other misc. items

Acc.No: 3317   Date of material:    Extent:    Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

The R.J. Moore-Colyer collection (Ref: RJMC)
Richard Moore-Colyer's research papers and correspondence, incl. files on lime kilns and on estates in Ceredigion, photographs used in publications, and lantern slides.
Acc.No: 3316   Date of material:    Extent: 5 boxes   Access: TBC Not yet in the catalogue

Recollections of a young teacher in Ardwyn (Ref: ADX/1444)
Account of Hywel Matthews's experience at his first teaching post at Ardwyn Grammar School in Aberystwyth betweeen 1958 and 1963.
Acc.No: 3315   Date of material: 2014   Extent: 4 ff.   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1444) 

Postcard of the Rheidol Valley (Ref: ADX/1443)
Valentine & Sons B/W postcard of the Vale of Rheidol, showing view of the valley with steam train.
Acc.No: 3314   Date of material: Not known; 1940s?   Extent: 1 item   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1443) 

Capel y Bedyddwyr Cymraeg, Aberystwyth (Ref: ANC/60 addl)
Capel Y Bedyddwyr Cymraeg, Aberystwyth Organ Bib Rothwell
Acc.No: 3313   Date of material: 21st cent   Extent: 1 booklet   Access: open Not yet in the catalogue

Files from Ceredigion Museum (Ref: CDD/MUS/6)
Administrative files from Ceredigion Museum
Acc.No: 3312   Date of material: pre-1996?   Extent: 1 box   Access: To be determined Not yet in the catalogue

Items from the Museum (Ref: MUS/354 onwards)
Further items transferred from Ceredigion Museum
Acc.No: 3311   Date of material:    Extent:    Access: To be determined Show catalogue(MUS/390) 

Cardigan Town Cenotaph (Ref: ADX/1442)
[Book] Cardigan Town Cenotaph: remembering the dead of the Great War 1914-1918 by David Griffiths. Cardigan 2013.
Acc.No: 3310   Date of material: 2013   Extent: 1 vol   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1442) 

Further records of the Wesleyan Methodists (Ref: WM Wesleyan Methodist collection)
Further records of the Ceredigion Wesleyan Methodists
Acc.No: 3309   Date of material:    Extent: 2 boxes   Access:  Not yet in the catalogue

Photograph of No. 1 Squadron, No. 6 ITW, RAF (Ref: ADX/1441)
Copies printed on photographic paper.
   
   
   
   1. Group photograph taken outside Queen's Hotel, Aberystwyth, of No. 1 Squadron, No. 6 ITW [Initial Training Wing], RAF.
   
   March 1942
   
   
   
   2. Photograph of Horace David Evans (1905-1966), late Squadron leader. In uniform, probably contemporary with [1].

Acc.No: 3308   Date of material:    Extent: 2 items   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1441) 

Postcards of Cardiganshire (Ref: ADX/1440)
Copies (printed on photographic paper) of old postcards of locations in Cardiganshire.
Acc.No: 3307   Date of material:    Extent:    Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1440) 

Photographs (Ref: ADX/1439)
Old photographs in .jpg format.
   
   
   
   1. Gartheli School: Staff and pupils, no date - c. late 19th c.
   
   
   
   2. Gartheli School: Staff and pupils, 1920
   
   
   
   3. Ciliau Park Evening School: Staff and pupils, 1909

Acc.No: 3306   Date of material:    Extent: 3 electronic files   Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1439) 

Richards Brothers buses (Ref: ADX/1438)
Book: Richards Brothers, Cardigan and Newport, by Les Dickinson
Acc.No: 3305   Date of material: 2014?   Extent: 1 vol.   Access:  Show catalogue(ADX/1438) 

Trustees minute book, Edward Richards Grammar school, Ystrad Meurig (Ref: DSO/148)
Trustees minute book, Edward Richards Grammar School, Ystrad Meurig
Acc.No: 3304   Date of material: 1892-1949   Extent: 1 volume   Access:  Show catalogue(DSO/148) 

Diaries, photographs, account books, printed ephemera etc. (Ref: ADX/1437)
Diaries, photographs, account books, printed ephemera and other miscellaneous items, some relating to the Llangwyryfon area.
Acc.No: 3303   Date of material: 19th c - 1960s approx.   Extent: 2 boxes   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

New Bandstand Theatre, Aberystwyth (Ref: ADX/1436)
Documents relating to a theatrical performance at Aberystwyth Bandstand, including tickets, receipts, and newpaper cuttings.
Acc.No: 3302   Date of material: 1972   Extent: 1 box   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Court papers (Ref: ADX/1435)
Court papers relating to a dispute over farmland purchase near Llanybydder.
Acc.No: 3301   Date of material: 1990s   Extent:    Access: See note Show catalogue(ADX/1435) 

1st Cardiganshire Battalion, Home Guard (Ref: MUS/83/3)
Scrapbook-style book [photographs & duplicated typed notes] concerning the 1st Cardiganshire Battalion Home Guard. Text by Major S.J.F. Philpott
   
   This may be one of only six copies produced by the Cambrian News.
   
   Contains a history, information on individuals in the regiment, an illustration of the command structure and a number of photographs. The volume was presented to the Sector Commander Col. B. Taylor Lloyd, D.L., M.C., 'as a token of our deep appreciation of his inspiring leadership'

Acc.No: 3300   Date of material:    Extent: 1 vol.   Access: Open Not yet in the catalogue

Papers of Howell Hughes, Broneirian, Llanbadarn Fawr (Ref: ADX/1434)
Photographs and other papers relating to Howell Hughes (b. 1900) of Broneirian, Llanbadarn Fawr (formerly of Ael-y-fron, Llanbadarn Fawr). He worked as a baker. During the Second World War he served in the Cardiganshire Battalion of the Home Guard.
Acc.No: 3299   Date of material:    Extent:    Access: Open Show catalogue(ADX/1434) 

Cash Book, Ceulan Mill, Talybont (Ref: DB/101)
Contains records of sales of garments, flannel, blankets and yarn; accounts for fitting local houses, etc, with electric light (Lewis Morris supplied electricity from three generators in Talybont village at different times); accounts for selling radios and their batteries; records of taxi journeys on behalf of local people; and at the back records of payments for the Sunday School, 1926-1928.
Acc.No: 3298   Date of material: 1922-1942   Extent: 1 volume   Access: Open Show catalogue(DB/101) 

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