Cwm, Gwent, (Cwm Patriotic Fund and the Cwmyrdderch Society) Records

Scope and Content

Minutes of the Cwmyrdderch Society, 1932-1949 and registration book of the Cwm Patriotic Fund, 1914-1918.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Cwmyrdderch Society was formed on February 4th 1932 as a social club in Cwm, Monmouthshire, whose activities included sport, outings, a literary and debating society, choral society, dramatic society and a library. The Cwm Patriotic Fund supported men enlisted in the armed services during the First World War.


Arranged into the following: Cwm Patriotic Fund; The Cwmyrdderch Society.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Cwm Library, Gwent County Library Service.


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of records relating to Cwm Gwent (Cwm Patriotic Fund and the Cwmyrdderch Society).

Other Finding Aids

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

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained.

Custodial History

The material was originally deposited in Cwm Library. The Cwm Patriotic Fund registration book was deposited by the Cwm branch of the Royal British Legion.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names