View of Cardiff

Scope and Content

View of Cardiff, showing Cardiff Castle, drawn by Henry Gastineau and engraved by S Lacey

Administrative / Biographical History

Henry Gastineau (1791-1876) was an English engraver and watercolourist. He travelled extensively in Wales and many of his views were published in 'Wales Illustrated' in 1836.



Access Information

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Conwy Archive Service, October 2015

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at Glamorgan Archives.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Heather Mountjoy for Glamorgan Archives.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

Record initially deposited with Conwy Archive Service and subsequently transferred to Glamorgan Archives, October 2015


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