Savours Family, Rhoose, Records

Scope and Content

Savours Family, Rhoose records comprising of a patients day-book belonging to Dr. Hopkins with short notes on treatment and drugs issued; pedigree roll 1828-1830 and 1997

Administrative / Biographical History

The day-book was formerly in the possesion of Dr. William Hopkins, M.D. of Rhoose, probably identical to the namesake who appears in land tax records in Queen Street Cardiff between 1819 and 1830. It survived among the papers of John Miles Savours of Rhoose, passing to his daughters Olive and Elsie Savours before donation to the Glamorgan Record Office


Arranged chronologically by record series

Conditions Governing Access

No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by a private individual, 2004

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available

Archivist's Note

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

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Appraisal Information

All records offered have been accepted and listed

Custodial History

The day-book was initially coded as D/DXcn on receipt in 1953. The pedigree roll was added to the new code D317 in July 2004


Accruals are possible