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Scott and Fowler, of Gloucester (solicitors), Denbighshire deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0210 SCOLER

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Scott & Fowler, Gloucester (Solicitors) Collection of Denbighshire Deeds

Short Title: Scott and Fowler, of Gloucester (solicitors), Denbighshire deeds

Creation date(s): 1555-1875

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Scott & Fowler, Solicitors, Gloucester


Administrative/Biographical history: Scott & Fowler, Solicitors, were based in Gloucester, but dealt with clients with lands in Wales, including Pembrokeshire, Anglesey, Denbighshire and Montgomeryshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds and documents, 1555-1875, relating to properties in the counties of Pembrokeshire, Anglesey, Montgomeryshire; deeds, 1696-1868, of lands in the parishes of Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd, Llanelidan, Efenechtyd, and Llanfwrog, Denbighshire; and documents, 1735-1868, relating to the Eyarth Estate, Denbighshire.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Scott & Fowler deeds and documents; Denbighshire deeds; and Clark & Smith deed.

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, under the title Scott and Fowler Deeds (formerly Gray Papers) is available at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.

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: The records were transferred from Scott & Fowler to the Gloucester Record Office, before being deposited in the National Library of Wales.

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Scott & Fowler, Solicitors, Gloucester, per Irvine E. Gray, Gloucester Record Office, 1951.



Note: Title supplied from depositor's name; previous title from name of Irvine E. Gray, who transferred the deeds to NLW. Some of the material collected by Scott and Fowler pre-dates the firm.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: National Library of Wales Schedule, Gray Papers (Scott and Fowler Papers).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: February 2003

Deeds | Wales | Anglesey
Deeds | Wales | Denbighshire
Deeds | Wales | Efenechtyd
Deeds | Wales | Llanelidan
Deeds | Wales | Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd
Deeds | Wales | Llanfwrog (Denbighshire)
Deeds | Wales | Merioneth
Deeds | Wales | Pembrokeshire

Personal names

Corporate names
Eyarth Estate (Wales)
Scott & Fowler, Solicitors

Anglesey (Wales)
Denbighshire (Wales)
Montgomeryshire (Wales)
Pembrokeshire (Wales)

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