Swansea County Borough/Swansea City Quarter Sessions

Scope and Content

Clerk's minutes of court 1941-1971, registers of appeals 1890-1967, recorders' notebooks 1891-1971 and sessions files 1947-1971.

Administrative / Biographical History

Swansea Borough gained County Borough status in 1889 and a court of Quarter Sessions was established to deal with cases relating to the County Borough area.


Arranged by series in date order.

Conditions Governing Access

Items within this collection which contain information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act.

Acquisition Information

It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service not to disclose the names of depositors.


Compiled by Andrew Dulley, West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy catalogue at item level is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service, and an online version is on the West Glamorgan Archive Service website.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal copyright regulations apply.

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained.


Accruals are not expected.