Fonds GB 0210 RUTCON - Ruthin Conservative Party Records,

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Ruthin Conservative Party Records,


  • 1949-1986 / (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

0.027 cubic metres (3 boxes)

Context area

Name of creator

Administrative history

The Ruthin Branch of the Denbigh Division Conservative Association was active from 1949. In 1982 the Denbigh Division Association became the Clwyd South West Conservative Association. The branch had regular contact with the Conservative MP, W. Geraint Morgan (1920-1995), who served as the Member of Parliament for Denbigh from 1959 until 1983.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Mr Elwyn D. Jones, Agent and Secretary, Clwyd South West Conservative Association, Ruthin, Clywd, 1991.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Records, 1949-1986, mainly of the Ruthin Branch, Denbigh division Conservative Association, including minute books, 1949-1983; correspondence, mainly with Geraint Morgan, 1959-1983; membership and subscription records, 1959-1978; papers relating to general elections, 1979-1983; general papers relating to the Ruthin branch, 1980-1983; and records of the Clwyd South West Conservative Association, 1982-1986, including correspondence, newsletters, minutes of committees, list of members and balance sheets.

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: minute books; and miscellaneous papers.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Papers less than 20 years old may not be consulted without the written permission of the donor. 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, 1992, pp. 114-115, at the National Library of Wales.

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Title supplied from contents of fonds.

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Institution identifier

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


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

May 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1992; Who Was Who (London, 2001).

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