Red Cross and Hospital Records

Scope and Content

Records relating to hospitals in Monmouthshire with covering correspondence from the donor, 1914-1995, including periodicals, 1914-1937; articles, 1965; programmes, 1936-1965; circulars, 1937; printed material, 1956-[c.1975]; photographs, 1918-1965; miscellaneous, 1914-1995; British Red Cross publications, 1947-1970.

Administrative / Biographical History

Mr. R. Jones collected material relating to hospitals in Monmouthshire, including the Royal Gwent Hospital in Newport, Pontypool Hospital and St. Lawrence Hospital, Chepstow, as well as records relating to the British Red Cross.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information



Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Red Cross and hospital records, with covering letters from R. Jones, the donor and with other items.

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.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names