Newspaper cuttings and extract from [Gl]amorgan Herald, Herald of Wales, Metal Bulletin, Neath Guardian, [South Wales] Evening Post and Western Mail concerning events in and history of locality (including articles on annual meeting of Neath Nursing Association, 3 Jul 1931; Alfred Russel Wallace’s life in district of Neath, 5 Oct 1935; Ivy Tower, Gnoll, 28 Mar [19]36 and 9 Sep [19]66; Cymla Chest Hospital, 4 Jan 1963; town guide to Neath (1907), 20 Mar 1964; closure of Hibbert’s chemist shop, Neath, 19 Jun [19]64 and [1964]; Neath Civic Centre (on day of opening), 1 Mar, and 4 Mar 1966; Rear-Admiral Hugh Evan-Thomas, [31 May 1966]; history of St David’s Church, Neath, 1 Dec [19]66; Evan Evans, brewer, and family, 26 Jun 1967; Roman fort at Neath, 23 Oct 1967; closure of Allin’s grocery business, Neath, 14 Aug 1969; Neath Castle, 8 Nov 1969; possible layout of Neath town centre in 2001 as envisaged by planners, 19 Feb 1970)

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  • Reference
      GB 3167 NAS Z 25/4/1-59
  • Dates of Creation
      16 Nov 1926-19 Feb 1970, and n.d.
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      59 papers; some damaged