Penarth Motorboat and Sailing Club Scrapbook

Scope and Content

Scrapbook comprising photographs, newscuttings and programmes reflecting activities of the Club; obituary of Dick Begg, former Club Commodore; 'Penarth Motorboat and Sailing Club Post-War Revival' by Alan Thorne

Administrative / Biographical History

Penarth Motorboat and Sailing Club was formed in 1932 and in 1999 changed its name to Cardiff Bay Yacht Club


Order at time of deposit retained

Access Information

No restrictions.

Acquisition Information

Donated by a member of the Cardiff Bay Yacht Club, July 2019

Other Finding Aids

A detailed catalogue is available

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

Fair condition

Archivist's Note

Compiled by H Thomas for Glamorgan Archives, with reference to the Cardiff Bay Yacht Club website ( viewed 1 Aug 2019

Conditions Governing Use

Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply.

Appraisal Information

All records which meet the collection policy of Glamorgan Archives have been retained.

Custodial History

The scrapbook was created by Richard 'Dick' Begg, a former Commodore of the Penarth Motorboat and Sailing Club. After his death the volume was passed to the donor.


Accruals are not expected