Prichard and Usk Rural Life Museum, Collection

Scope and Content

St. Fagans Court records comprising of inventory for internal rebuilding and furnishing the Court, 1938; inventory and specification for day nursery and boudoir, 1928; inventory for furnishing bedrooms, 1931, 1939; kitchen inventory, 1938-1942

Administrative / Biographical History

The Court was a large house in St. Fagans. It was held by Sir David Richard Llewellyn (1879-1940), 1st Baronet of Bwllfa, Aberdare, a chairman and director of several large colliery companies, and subsequently by his eldest son Sir Rhys Llewellyn, 2nd Baronet.

Arrangement

Prichard and Usk Rural Life Museum records arranged chronologically by record series

Conditions Governing Access

No Restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by volunteer archivist, Usk Rural Life Museum, 2002

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Appraisal Information

All records offered have been accepted and listed

Custodial History

The records were originally donated to the Usk Rural Life Museum, who later transferred them to the Glamorgan Record Office

Accruals

Accruals are possible