Manselton School Records

Scope and Content

Logbook, 1902-1953; admission registers, 1902-1939.

Administrative / Biographical History

Manselton School, Swansea, Glamorgan, opened in 1902. In 1927 it became a senior elementary school for boys and girls, with the juniors being moved to Brynhyfryd and Cwmbwrla schools. The school building was built in 1900.


Arranged chronologically into: log books; admission registers.

Conditions Governing Access

Items under 100 years old containing information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998.

Acquisition Information

It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.


Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Education - Primary Schools, catalogue; Collis, Kim, West Glamorgan Archive Service - A Guide to the Collections (West Glamorgan Archive Service, 1998); Mathias, Peter, Manselton Primary School, Manor Road, Manselton, Swansea, SA5 9PA : inspection under section 10 of the School Inspection Act 1996 (2004).

Other Finding Aids

Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Appraisal Information

All records have been retained


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names