Papers of the 1st Mumbles Scout Troop

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

D 250/1/1-20: Correspondence Files

D 250/2/1-4: Minute Books

D 250/3/1-12: Note Books

D 250/4/1-20: Scouting Books

D 250/5/1: Troop Registers

D 250/6/1-4: Scouting Badges

D 250/7/1-21: Newspapers

D 250/8/1-3: Photographs & Slides

D 250/9/1-2: Miscellaneous Bundles (various items) including:

D 250/9/1/1-12: Barbara M. Davies-Collection

D 250/9/2/1-12: Stuart Batcup Collection

Administrative / Biographical History

The Scout movement began after the publication of "Scouting for Boys" by Robert Baden Powell in 1908. The 1st Mumbles Scout Troop was established soon afterwards in 1909, based in Mumbles, Glamorgan.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy catalogue is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

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Accruals

Accruals are not expected