Fonds GB 0210 BEAONT - Beaumont Collection of Coal, Iron and Steel Company Records,

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Beaumont Collection of Coal, Iron and Steel Company Records,


  • 1837-1876 (accumulated [1948]) / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.086 cubic metres (3 boxes)

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Name of creator

Biographical history

Mr S. L. Beaumont, of Hereford, accumulated a group of deeds and other records relating to coal and iron companies in Brecknockshire, Glamorgan and Carmarthenshire (Trimsaran Coal, Iron, and Steel Company, Ynisarwed Resolven Colliery Company, and Yniscedwyn Iron, Steel and Coal Company), and also manorial records for the manor of Evenjobb, Radnorshire.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by S. L. Beaumont, Hereford, 1948.

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Scope and content

Deeds and documents relating to Trimsaran Coal, Iron and Steel Company, [c. 1861]-1872; Ynisarwed Resolven Colliery Company, 1866-1875; and Yniscedwyn Iron, Steel, and Coal Company, 1837-1875; and copies of Court Rolls of the Manor of Evenjobb, Radnorshire, 1798-1851.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained..


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged into the following: Trimsaran Coal, Iron and Steel Company Limited; the Ynisarwed Resolven Colliery Company Limited; Yniscedwyn Iron, Steel and Coal Company; miscellaneous deeds and documents.

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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 at the National Library of Wales

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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

January 2003.


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW Schedule of S. L. Beaumont Collection; Powys Digital History Project (, viewed 17 January 2003.

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