Groes School Records

Scope and Content

Records of Groes School, 1881-[late 20th century], including log books, 1881-1950; photocopy, [late 20th century], of admission register, 1917-1968; photocopies, [late 20th century], of staff registers, 1917-1968.

Administrative / Biographical History

Groes School, in Port Talbot, Glamorgan, was opened as a National School. National Schools were originally established by the National Society to teach an Anglican education. Following the 1944 Education Act the school became part of Port Talbot Division.


Arranged into the following: Log books; Admission register; Staff registers; HMI reports; Correspondence with Board of Education.

Conditions Governing Access

Items under 100 years old containing information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Acquisition Information

Source not recorded


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Education, Primary Schools, catalogue

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.


Accruals are possible

Geographical Names