Swansea Port Health Authority

Scope and Content

Annual reports of the Medical Officer of Health, 1895-2005

Administrative / Biographical History

Swansea Port Health Authority (Swansea Port Sanitary Authority to 1938) was constituted in 1898 with responsibility for the prevention of the spread of disease in all ports between Mumbles Head and Nash Point. Its members were, and still are, drawn from local authorities and it operates as a joint board.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records received by the West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained


Accruals are not expected.