John E. Richards, Wholesale and Retail Merchant, Gellywen, Records

Scope and Content

Ledgers of accounts, 1882-1897, 1908; and unused bill head, [1900].

Administrative / Biographical History

John E. Richards of Gellywen, Tre-lech a'r Betws, Carmarthenshire, was a wholesale and retail merchant active in the late 19th century.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mr C. M. Thomas, Bonllwyn, Ammanford, per Carmarthen Museum, 1983.


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

Other Finding Aids

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

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained

Custodial History

John Richards was a distant cousin of the father of the depositor's wife.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names