Signed minutes book, 1941-1948; Seabank Hotel menu card, 1982
Western Co-operative Convalescent Fund, Records
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
The aim of the Fund was to restore to health co-operative employees and their families to enable them to continue working by providing accommodation in approved convalescent homes and expenses to cover the cost of travel to such homes. The Western Co-operative Convalescent Fund was composed of four districts covering Gloucester and south Wales and many successful applicants to the Fund convalesced at the Rest, Porthcawl, south Wales. The Fund closed in 1982.
Conditions Governing Access
Donated by the son of a former Secretary of the Fund, December 2014
Other Finding Aids
A detailed catalogue is available online
Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements
Compiled by H Thomas for Glamorgan Archives, with reference to the National Co-operative Archive website (www. archive.coop/collections/convalescent-homes), viewed 6 Jan 2015
Conditions Governing Use
Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.
All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.
The records remained in the custody of the donor until transferred to Glamorgan Archives.
Accruals are not expected