Document referenceDXSS
Level of description Fonds
TitleBarry Port and Pilotage Records
Date1847-1974
Creator(s)Barry Pilotage Authority
BackgroundThe first Barry Docks were constructed in 1884-1889 and the Barry Pilotage Board was constituted in 1889. The Board consisted of three directors of the Barry Dock and Railway Company, and up to nine additional members comprising ship owners, pilots and a nominee of the Board of Trade.
DescriptionAnnual statements of account, 1928-1956; Bristol Channel Pilots' Association rules and standing orders, c 1920; committee minute books, 1945-1957; pilotage rates, 1911-1956; pilotage and docks acts, 1847-1921; The Pilot, 1930-1937; apprenticeship indenture, 1909; discharge certificates, 1915-1919; Barry Pilotage Authority minutes, 1955-1968; Financial records, 1889-1974; Barry Pilotage Rates, 1938-1969; Barry Pilotage District Bye-Laws Relating To Pilotage, 1958; Agreement as to a supply of electricity to premises at Barry Docks, 1923; Rules for Government of Barry Amalgamated Pilotage Service, 1950; Master and Mates Examination Exercise Books, 1940s; Pilot's notebooks, 1950s
ArrangementChronological within record series.
LanguageEnglish
Extent40 papers, 27 booklets, 14 volumes, 6 cards, and 3 files
Physical characteristicsFair condition
AppraisalAll records which meet the collection policy of the Glamorgan Archives have been retained.
Source of AcquisitionDeposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by a private individual, 1972. Barry Pilotage Authority minutes, 1955-1968; Financial records, 1889-1974; Barry Pilotage Rates, 1938-1969; Barry Pilotage District Bye-Laws Relating To Pilotage, 1958; Agreement as to a supply of electricity to premises at Barry Docks, 1923; Rules for Government of Barry Amalgamated Pilotage Service, 1950; Master and Mates Examination Exercise Books, 1940s; Pilot's notebooks, 1950s donated by a private individual Feb 2015
Finding AidsA detailed catalogue is available online.
Related materialRelated units of description held at the Glamorgan Archives: DX892 Barry Pilotage Board
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