Cowbridge Girls Secondary School, Records

Scope and Content

Cowbridge Girls Secondary School records comprising of governors minutes, 1927-1942; letter book, 1933-1936

Administrative / Biographical History

Cowbridge Girls High School was opened in 1896 as Cowbridge Intermediate School for Girls. In 1912 the school lost its autonomy and became Cowbridge County Secondary School. It was known unofficially as Cowbridge High School and, in 1950, this became its official name. Twelve boarders were accomodated, in a hotel provided for by John Bevan of Cowbridge, until 1939.


Arranged chronologically by record series

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Deposited by Gwyn and Gwyn solicitors, Cowbridge, 2003

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A detailed catalogue is available

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids

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Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

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