Haverfordwest Reference Library Papers

Scope and Content

Papers transferred from Haverfordwest Reference Library, 1859-1970s, including scrapbook relating to the Haverfordwest Rifle Corps, 1859-1894; photograph albums, 1936; correspondence and papers of Dr Harry Owen of Poyston, 1891-1908.

Administrative / Biographical History

Haverfordwest Reference Library, Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, collected historical materials, including papers of Haverfordwest Rifle Corps (1st Haverfordwest Rifle Volunteer Corps, raised 1860, regimented 1862; reorganized 1880 as part of the 1st Pembrokeshire Rifle Volunteer Corps) and of Dr Harry Owen, who lived in Poyston, Pembrokeshire, during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Access Information

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Mrs Anita Thomas, Reference and Local Studies Librarian, Haverfordwest Reference Library, Pembrokeshire.


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, Transferred from Reference Library, Haverfordwest, catalogue; Regiments.org, (http://www.regiments.org), viewed 17 June 2005.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy is available in Pembrokeshire Record Office.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Pembrokeshire Record Office have been retained.


Accruals are possible