Reference code(s): GB 0210 MANERS
Held at: National Library of Wales
Title: Manafon School Records
Short title: Manafon school records
Dates of creation: 1832-1983
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.038 cubic metres (1 box, 1 folder)
Name of creator(s): Manafon School
Administrative and biographical history: Manafon School in Montgomeryshire was founded in 1883 to replace an existing school, and it closed in 1995. It marked its centenary in 1983 with a special celebration in honour of 150 years of education on the site.
Scope and content: Records, correspondence and notes, 1819-1983, relating to the history of Manafon school.
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: A history of Manafon School; recollections; and miscellanea.
Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1996, p.40, at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Michael Bolton, Manafon, Welshpool, Montgomeryshire in 1996.
Related units of description: Photographs and negatives relating to the celebrations in 1983 are in the National Screen and Sound Archive for Wales, Aberystwyth.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries, 1996.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2 and LCSH
Date(s) of description: June 2003