W. Jones, General Draper, Miliner, Gent's Mercer and Co., Llandovery, Records

Scope and Content

Day books, 1927-1941; customer account ledgers, 1889-1960; vouchers, 1933-1937; stocktaking books, 1934-1935; price list, 1934; and standards of retail practice, 1961.

Administrative / Biographical History

W. Jones, General Draper, Miliner [sic], Gent's Mercer and Co. were located at Alma House, Llandovery, Carmarthenshire, and were active in the 1930s-1960s.


Arranged into the following: day books; customer account ledgers; vouchers; stocktaking books; price list; and standards of retail practice.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mr T. L. Jones, Llandovery, 1988.


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

The papers CNC/89/2-3 at Carmarthenshire Archives Service may relate to the owner of this business.

Geographical Names