Richard John, of Cardiff, Papers

Scope and Content

Correspondence, legal papers, newspaper cuttings, magazines, photographs, books

Administrative / Biographical History

Richard John qualified as a solicitor in April 1937. He worked as a prosecuting solicitor in Glamorgan until appointed Deputy Clerk of the Peace in April 1952. He then became Clerk of the Peace of Glamorgan in September 1953, from which position he retired in June 1969. After this date he continued to be involved with organisations such as Cardiff YMCA, Preservation of Built Heritage in Wales and others.

Access Information

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply

Other Finding Aids

Detailed list available

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Good condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by Laura Gardner for the Glamorgan Record Office.

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Archives have been retained. Duplicates and ephemera destroyed


Accruals are not expected.