Barry Davies, Collection

Scope and Content

Barry Protestant Mission photographs; Diaries of the rev William Thomas for 1822, 1824, 1826, and of his son the rev Horatio James Thomas for 1849; Title deeds; Blandy Jenkins v Earl of Dunraven court papers; Duffryn Dowlais estate Lease register, Llantwit Fardre; election ephemera.

Administrative / Biographical History

Barry Davies is a local historian and author with a special interest in the Llantrisant area. He has also revised parts of 'Limbus Patrum' by G T Clark


Chronological within record series.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Presented in March 2000, August 2010, July 2012.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available at Glamorgan Archives.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fair condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by M Wilcox for Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

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

Custodial History

Collected by the donor from various sources.


Accruals are possible.