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National Library of Wales
Cynllaith Owen manorial records

Reference code(s): GB 0210 CYNWEN

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Cynllaith Owen Manorial Records

Short Title: Cynllaith Owen manorial records

Creation date(s): 1736-1835

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Cynllaith Owen manor


Administrative/Biographical history: The manor of Cynllaith Owen is in the ancient parish of Llansilin, Denbighshire. Sir W. W. Wynn was lord of the manor, 1824-1835. Nantymeichied is a township in the parish of Meifod, Montgomeryshire, and in 1750 a manor of Thomas Lloyd, esq.


Scope and content/abstract: Cynllaith Owen court leet records, 1736-1835, including court files, 1736-1758, presentments, 1815-1835, and estreats of fines, 1824-1835. There is also a single item from the manor of Nantymeichied, 1750, and four miscellaneous papers, 1816-1831.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into Cynllaith Owen manor, Nantymeichied manor, and miscellaneous papers.

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 at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available on-line.

Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at the National Library of Wales have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by C. B. C. Storey, Glyn Ceirog, 1932, and R. B. D. Wilson-Evans, London, 1959.


Related material: Further manorial records and papers relating to the manor are held by the National Library of Wales (Wynnstay, Chirk Castle, Powys Castle, Longueville, and the Department of Pictures and Maps), the Denbighshire Record Office (Wynnstay MSS), and the National Archives.


Note: Title supplied from content of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW Project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of the records of the manor of Cynllaith Owen and other papers, 1932.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2003

Manorial courts | Wales | Denbighshire
Manors | Wales | Denbighshire
Manors | Wales | Montgomeryshire

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Cynllaith Owen Manor (Wales)


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