Carmarthenshire Archive Service
The South Wales Guardian and Amman Valley Chronicle
Reference code(s): GB 0211 DB51
Title: The South Wales Guardian and Amman Valley Chronicle
Short title: South Wales Guardian and Amman Valley Chronicle
Dates of creation: 1950 - Present
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 20 Volumes
Name of creator(s): South Wales Guardian and Amman Valley Chronicle; The Amman Valley Chronicle and East Carmarthen News.
Administrative and biographical history: The Amman Valley Chronicle and East Carmarthen News was established in 1913 in Ammanford, Carmarthenshire. It was absorbed by the South Wales Guardian Group, publishers of the South Wales Guardian, in 1959, which then became the South Wales Guardian and Amman Valley Chronicle. The newpaper is now part of the Newsquest Media Group.
Scope and content: Copies of South Wales Guardian, 1983, and bound copies, 1969-1971; and copy of Amman Valley Chronicle and East Carmarthen News, 12 October 1950.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged by accession order.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: A hard copy of the list is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Editor, South Wales Guardian, 39A Quay Street, Ammanford, 1983. Deposited by Mr D. L. James, Regional Librarian, Carmarthen Library, St Peter's Street, Carmarthen, 1985. Transferred from Pembrokeshire Record Office, 1991.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Business Records; The Town of Ammanford website (http://www.terrynorm.ic24.net/), viewed 17 October 2003; This is Ammanford website (http://www.thisisammanford.co.uk/) viewed 23 April 2004; British Library website (http://www.bl.org/) viewed 23 April 2004.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: April 2004