Great Western Railway and Docks Company records

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

D 2/1/1-9: Minutes

D 2/2/1-23: Volumes relating to ships, cargoes and movement of shipping through Swansea Docks

D 2/3/1-62: Records relating to the collection of tolls and other aspects of the running of the docks

D 2/4/1-13: Volumes relating to contracts for repairs and improvements to Swansea Docks

D 2/5/1-10: Plans of alterations to Swansea Harbour and associated railway lines and bridges

D 2/6/1-8: Printed notices and byelaws

D 2/7/1-6: Records relating to the Second World War

Administrative / Biographical History

Swansea Docks was taken over by the Great Western Railway and Docks Company in 1923 under the terms of the Railways Act 1921.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy catalogue is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

No information available

Accruals

Accruals are not expected