Papers of James family of Spring Gardens Brewery, Haverfordwest

Scope and Content

Papers of the James family, of Spring Gardens Brewery, Haverfordwest, comprising deeds, 1794-1931; Mrs Ellen Roberts papers, 1900-1929; and Thomas James trustees papers, 1929-1931.

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas James (fl. 1887-1896), of Spring Gardens Brewery, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, was a wine and spirit merchant. His sister was Mrs Ellen Roberts. Harold Thomas James, of Bath, Somerset, purchased the Greyhound Inn, Haverfordwest, in 1914. Thomas James' estate was administered by trustees after his death.


Arranged into the following : deeds; Mrs Ellen Roberts papers; and Thomas James trustees papers.

Access Information

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Messrs RTP Williams, Solicitors, Bridge Street, Haverfordwest


Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Papers of James family of Spring Gardens Brewery, Haverfordwest catalogue

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at the Pembrokeshire Record Office have been retained.

Custodial History

The collection came into the possession of Messrs RTP Williams, Solicitors.


Accruals are not expected.

Geographical Names