Thomas Phillips, Cooper, of Hebron Records

Scope and Content

Records of Thomas Phillips, 1879-1927, comprising account books of work done, 1886-1927, a notebook, 1909, and an account book of David Phillips, 1879-1882; miscellaneous records comprising notebooks of Benjamin Thomas, Penrallt, 1784-1876, servants' wages books, 1853-1953, and a grocer's day book, 1896-1902.

Administrative / Biographical History

Thomas Phillips (fl. 1886-1927) was a cooper based in Hebron, Cilymaenllwyd, Carmarthenshire. He appears to have been connected with David Philips, also a cooper, of Whitland, Carmarthenshire. Benjamin Thomas (fl. 1844-1876) farmed at Penrallt, Cilymaenllwyd.


Arranged into the following: records of Thomas Phillips, cooper of Hebron; and records of other businesses in the Llanglydwen and Whitland border area.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Rev. J. Towyn Jones, Carmarthen, 1982.


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

Other Finding Aids

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

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained

Custodial History

No information found


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Further papers are in Carmarthenshire Archives Service, CNC/76, DX/227.