Catalogue description South Wales Railway Company: Records

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Reference: RAIL 640
Title: South Wales Railway Company: Records

Miscellaneous records of the South Wales Railway Company.

Date: 1843-1865
Held by: The National Archives, Kew
Former reference in its original department: SOW
Legal status: Public Record(s)
Language: English

South Wales Railway Company, 1845-1863

Physical description: 616 files, rolls and volumes
Access conditions: Subject to 30 year closure
Immediate source of acquisition:

BRB (Residuary) Ltd , from 1988, in 2002

Accruals: No further accruals expected
Administrative / biographical background:

Incorporated under act of 4th August 1845 and amalgamated with Great Western Railway Company as from 1st August 1863 by Great Western Railway (South Wales Amalgamation) Act 21st July 1863.

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