Cwmavon School Records

Scope and Content

Log books, 1863-1965; photocopies [late 20th century] of admission registers, 1874-1892.

Administrative / Biographical History

Cwmavon School in Cwmavon, Glamorgan was originally opened as a Works school. It later became a council school and was part of the Port Talbot Division following the 1944 Education Act.


Arranged chronologically into the following: Log books; Admission registers.

Conditions Governing Access

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 Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Education, Primary Schools, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names