Gwent Bee-keepers' Association Records II

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Annual reports, 1928-1981, with notices of general meeting, 1928-1939, lists of members, 1941-1981, and statements of accounts, 1947-1981; catalogues of bee-keepers supplies, 1939-1980.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Monmouthshire Bee Keepers Association was founded in 1918. Prior to this date several bee keeping societies had been unsuccessfully established in the county. The Association became affiliated to the British Bee Keepers Association and in 1974 changed its name to the Gwent Bee Keepers Association.


Arranged into the following: annual reports; catalogues.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information



Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Gwent Bee-keepers' Association (D3488), catalogue; Catalogue of Gwent Bee Keepers Association records (D3484).

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office and the National Library of Wales.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained

Custodial History

No information found


Accruals are not expected

Related Material

Further records are in Gwent Record Office, D3484.