William Trimm of Cardiff Papers

Scope and Content

Receipts for car purchases.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Vincent Trimm (b. 1900) was born in Govilon, Monmouthshire, to parents John and Mary Trimm. By 1911, the family had moved to Llanfair Road, Cardiff. In 1924 William married Edith G Melhuish. By 1936, they had moved to Fairwater Grove East. William Trimm died in 1975.


Order at time of deposit retained.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Donated by a private individual in January 2019.

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Laura Cunningham for Glamorgan Archives, with reference to findmypast.co.uk.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

Papers were collected by William Trimm, and were passed to his son, possibly after his death in 1975. Trimm's son was chairman of a village hall management committee, and left the papers with the depositor following his death (c. 2004).


Accruals are possible.