Records of the Evelyn Coffee Tavern, Saundersfoot

Scope and Content

Records of Evelyn Coffee Tavern, Saundersfoot, 1914-1973, comprising minutes, 1939-1973; accounts, 1938-1973; Charity Commission draft scheme, 1914; correspondence, 1948-1973; and bank statements and vouchers, 1944-1973.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Evelyn Coffee Tavern, Saundersfoot, Pembrokeshire, was established under a Charity Commission scheme in 1916 to provide a place of rest and refreshment for colliers and mariners in Saundersfoot. After the decline of the coal industry, it functioned as a public hall for the town until a new village hall was built in 1961. The Trust was finally wound up in 1973.


Arranged into the following: minutes and accounts; draft scheme; correspondence; and bank statements and vouchers.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited, 1984.


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Records of the Evelyn Coffee Tavern, Saundersfoot, catalogue.

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office and the National Register of Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Annual accounts, 1916-1954, are Pembrokeshire Record Office T/CHA.

Geographical Names