Fonds GB 0210 ABEDAN - Aberclydan (Llanon) Brewery Records,

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Aberclydan (Llanon) Brewery Records,


  • 1850-1879 / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.114 cubic metres (4 boxes)

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Name of creator

Administrative history

The Aberclydan brewery, formerly the Felinfor brewery, Llanon, Cardiganshire, was taken over, c. 1837, by David Morgan (1814-1882) of Alltlwyd Farm and Glancledan, Llanon, a brewer and lime kiln operator of Craiglas, Llanon.

Archival history

Most of the records were formerly held at the Ceredigion Record Office. They were accumulated by the depositor who was the vicar of Llanon between 1961 and 1985.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Deposited by Rev. G. Ivor Thomas, New Quay, Dyfed, 1995.

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Scope and content

Order books, 1865-1879; account books (listing revenue and expenditure, rentals and lime sales), 1850-1878; and printed material relating to brewing, 1867-1873.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records deposited at the National Library of Wales have been retained..


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged into the following: order books; account books; and miscellanea.

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Conditions governing access

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright regulations apply

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Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries, 1995, pp. 1-4, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available on-line.

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Title supplied from contents of fonds.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH


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Dates of creation revision deletion

August 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1995.

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  • Text: Aberclydan (Llanon) Brewery Records.