Llansamlet School Records

Scope and Content

Admission registers, 1900-1979; log books 1872-1979

Administrative / Biographical History

Llansamlet School, was originally established by the National Society to provide an Anglican education in 1870. The original building was located opposite Llansamlet Church. In 1900, the infants' and mixed schools were separated out. By 1927 the building was considered inadequate and a new building was erected on Walters Road. The new school was for mixed and infants. By 1947 the school building had become a senior school and Llansamlet County Secondary Mixed in 1953. In 1970 the mixed school was made a Junior Comprehensive. The Infants' School was closed in 1979 and the building became part of Llansamlet Junior Comprehensive School. See also E/Llan Sec for further records.


Arranged chronologically into: Admission registers; log books

Access Information

Items under 100 years old containing information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Acquisition Information

It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Education - Primary Schools, catalogue; Collis, Kim, West Glamorgan Archive Service - A Guide to the Collections (West Glamorgan Archive Service, 1998); Powys County Archives Office website (http://archives.powys.gov.uk), viewed 16 November 2005.

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