Various records

Scope and Content

Dr. Ernest Jones (1879-1958); Poetry of the Reverend John Toriel Williams; photographs; Eisteddfod, Ystalyfera; Welsh Language; Mental Health Care in West Glamorgan; Howel Gwyn; J R Jones of Seven Sisters; Cefn Coed Hospital, Swansea; St David's Hospital, Carmarthen; photographs; Probate; Deeds; correspondence; printed Material; photographs; miscellaneous; Commissions in Lunacy in Wales 1696-1853; Publications on Psychiatric Medical History by Dr T G Davies; Poetry; programmes; printed Material; Manuscript; Letters; Press cutting; Maps and plans; Publications on Psychiatric Medical History by Dr T. G. Davies; the Dylais Valley Railway Company; the Dylais Coal and Iron Company; the Onllwyn Iron Works and Swansea Railway plant Company; Working papers Used in Writing Neath's Wicked World and other Essays by Dr T. G. Davies; records of Soar Independent Chapel, Seven Sisters, 1900-1995; records relating to other Chapels, Mid 20th Century; Eulogies for the Following People, 1937 and N.D; records relating to the Neath and Dulais Welsh Independents, N.D; records relating to Local Eisteddfodau; records relating to Neath National Eisteddfodau, 1934, 1994; records relating to the Loyal Order of Alfreds Friendly Society, "Bee of Dulais" Lodge, 1900; Medical papers, 1950-1979; miscellaneous records, 20th Cent; Architectural plans; Cefn Coed Hospital, Swansea; Independent Order of Rechabites, Gobaith Brychan, Tent No. 3388, Colbren; J Rees Jones, Headmaster of Seven Sisters School; photographs of Cymmer and Swansea; Westfa Hospital Day Centre; Employment in Mining Industry

Administrative / Biographical History

Dr Thomas Gruffydd (Tom) Davies MD FRCPsych DPM grew up in Blaendulais (Seven Sisters) and worked as a consultant psychiatrist in Swansea. After retiring he was appointed Honorary Research Fellow in the History of Medicine at the University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff. He has written many articles and books on the history of medicine, on local history and literature, in both Welsh and English.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy catalogue is available at West Glamorgan Archives.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.


Accruals are possible.