Huws, R. E., 'A history of the House of Spurrell'

Scope and Content

Copy of Richard E. Huws, "A History of the House of Spurrell, Carmarthen, 1840-1969", F. L. A. thesis, 1981.

Administrative / Biographical History

Messrs W. Spurrell and Son (House of Spurrell) was a firm of printers and publishers based in Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire. The imprint was active in the 19th century, and was abandoned in 1969. Richard Huws researched the history of the firm for his F. L. A. thesis in 1981.

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Acquisition Information

Donated by Richard E. Huws, National Library of Wales, Aberystwyth, 1981.


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records, DB37, DB16.

Other Finding Aids

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

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Papers relating to the House of Spurrell are in Carmarthenshire Archives Service, DB16, DB68, and DB107. Papers of the Spurrell family are in National Library of Wales, Spurrell Family Papers.

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