Gwent Bee Keepers Association Records

Scope and Content

Records of the Gwent Bee Keepers Association, 1918-1996, including minute books, 1918-1996; correspondence, 1982-1992; news cuttings, 1987-1996; photographs, [c. 1940].

Administrative / Biographical History

The Monmouthshire Bee Keepers Association was founded in 1918. Prior to this date several bee keeping societies had been unsuccessfully established in the county. The Association became affiliated to the British Bee Keepers Association and in 1974 changed its name to the Gwent Bee Keepers Association.

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Acquisition Information

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Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Gwent Bee Keepers Association records.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Gwent Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.


Accruals are possible

Related Material

Further records are Gwent Record Office, D3488.