Miscellaneous documents of Usk Rural Life Museum

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous papers relating to rural Monmouthshire, 1863-1956, including bills and estimates relating to Arthur Rodgers of Llandenny, 1926-1933; sales particulars of Monmouthshire farms, 1863; Monmouthshire County Council bills, 1896-1924; ephemera relating to a commemorative fête in Usk, 1902; and a plan of Little Trostra Farm, Llandegveth, 1918.

Administrative / Biographical History

Usk Rural Life Museum, Usk, Monmouthshire, portrays rural life in the Welsh Borders between 1850 and 1945.


Arranged chronologically

Access Information

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Acquisition Information



Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Miscellaneous documents of Usk Rural Life Museum, catalogue; Usk Rural Life Museum website (http://uskmuseum.members.easyspace.com), viewed 14 June 2004.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained

Custodial History

No information found


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Further records are in Gwent Record Office, D4134.

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