Terrill Collection

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Contains material relating to Bertie Terrill's professional career and his private life and social activities. Includes his diaries (1899-1904), a notebook with notes on his family and autobiographical jottings (c1870-1905), a notebook with details of his visits to mines in Northern Spain and his social activities (c1896-1897). There are also abstracts relating to the Morfa Works from the diaries and notebooks in this collection made by R O Roberts (1953), and a letter from Miss R Terrill, a niece of Bertie Terrill, to R O Roberts explaining what is in the collection (1953).

Administrative / Biographical History

Bertie Terrill was Technical Manager at the Morfa Copper Works, Landore, Swansea.

Conditions Governing Access

Access unrestricted unless stated otherwise.


Finding aid encoded by Julie Anderson April 2003.

Other Finding Aids

A paper finding aid is available.

Conditions Governing Use

A photocopying service is available. Contact repository for details.

No publication without written permission from the Archivist.

Custodial History

Presented to the University Library by Mr R O Roberts who had been given them in the 1950s by Miss R Terrill, a niece of Bertie Terrill.

Related Material

GB 217 LAC/57 Kirkham Manuscripts. Contains papers relating to the Morfa Works 1846-1878.

A description of this collection is held on the Archives Hub.