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Held at:
Cedwir yn:
West Glamorgan Archives
Level:
Lefel:
Fonds
Reference no.:
Cyfeiriad:
D/D PRO/HMP
Title/description:
Teitl/disgrifiad:
Records of Swansea, Brecon and Carmarthen Prisons
Date:
Dyddiad:
1856-1952
Extent:
Maint:
4.5 linear metres
Creator:
Crëwr:
HM Prison Service
Language:
Iaith:
English
Administrative / biographical history:
Hanes gweinyddol / bywgraffyddol:
Swansea Prison was opened in 1861 and is now HMP Swansea. Brecon Prison closed in November 1915 while Carmarthen Prison closed in March 1922. Both Swansea and Carmarthen had male and female prisoners.
Scope and content:
Cwmpas a chynnwys:
Records relating to Swansea Prison, 1856-1952, comprising nominal registers, 1884-1952, Governor's journal, 1929-1938, calendars of prisoners tried at Quarter Sessions and Assizes, 1856-1903, Visiting Committee minutes, 1912-1931, Prison rules and orders, [n. d.]; Brecon Prison nominal registers, 1879-1915, and registers of previous convictions, [1914]; Carmarthen Prison nominal registers, 1879-1922.
System of arrangement:
System drefnu:
Arranged into the following: Swansea Prison; Brecon Prison; Carmarthen Prison.
Access Status:
Statws mynediad:
Open
Access conditions:
Amodau mynediad:
Items under 100 years old containing information on named individuals may be restricted in accordance with the Data Protection Act 1998. Some items are currently unfit for production.
Show related Persons records.
Persons
Code PersonName Dates
ANW/CORP/4762 ; Brecon Gaol (Brecon, Wales); ; 1781-1915; 1781-1915
ANW/CORP/4762 ; Brecon Gaol (Brecon, Wales); ; 1781-1915; 1781-1915
ANW/CORP/4762 ; Brecon Gaol (Brecon, Wales); ; 1781-1915; 1781-1915
ANW/CORP/4751 ; HM Prison Carmarthen; ; 1869-1922; 1869-1922
ANW/CORP/4751 ; HM Prison Carmarthen; ; 1869-1922; 1869-1922
ANW/CORP/4751 ; HM Prison Carmarthen; ; 1869-1922; 1869-1922
ANW/CORP/4746 ; HM Prison Swansea; ; Opened 1861; Opened 1861
ANW/CORP/4746 ; HM Prison Swansea; ; Opened 1861; Opened 1861
ANW/CORP/4746 ; HM Prison Swansea; ; Opened 1861; Opened 1861
Places
Code Set
ANW/PLACE/42 Swansea/Wales
ANW/PLACE/343 Carmarthen/Wales
ANW/PLACE/173 Brecon/Wales
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