Business Records of Barrells (Drapers and milliners) and Papers of Barrell, Rees and Griffiths Families

Scope and Content

Records of Barrells, drapers and milliners, 1907-1970, including financial records, 1944-1970; legal and estate records, 1929-1967; operational records, 1955-1969; papers of the Barrell, Rees and Griffiths families of Blaenavon, 1907-1963; miscellaneous, 1961.

Administrative / Biographical History

Barrells, drapers and milliners, were based in 13a Broad Street, Blaenavon, Monmouthshire.


Arranged into the following: Financial; Legal and estate; Operational; Family; Other

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Source not recorded


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Gwent Record Office, Catalogue of Business Records of Barrells (drapers and milliners), Blaenavon and Papers of Barrell, Rees and Griffiths Families.

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

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