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Pentre Mawr estate, records

Reference code(s): GB 0210 PENAWR

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Pentre Mawr Estate Records

Short Title: Pentre Mawr estate, records

Creation date(s): 1575-1867

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Pentre Mawr estate


Administrative/Biographical history: Pentre Mawr lies in the parish of Abergele, Denbighshire. It was acquired at the turn of the nineteenth century by Rowland Jones of Chester from the Williams family. The estate then passed to his son John Jones of Lincolns Inn and member of the firm Jones and Bateman. His heir was John Jones Bateman.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds, letters and miscellaneous papers of the families of Williams, Jones and Jones-Bateman of Pentre Mawr in the parish of Abergele, Denbighshire, relating almost entirely to properties in the parish of Abergele.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

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 laws apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at NLW and HMC. An online catalogue can be accessed from


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at NLW have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Abergele District Council in January 1947


Related material: Six volumes containing an account of tours in Scotland, Ireland, Wales and on the Continent, and a commonplace book, all written by a member of the Jones-Bateman family of Pentre-mawr,1820-1844, are NLW MSS 3594-99B.


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James.
The following source was used in the compliation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Pentre Mawr Estate Records.

Rules or conventions: This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2001


Personal names
Jones family , of Pentre Mawr
Jones-Bateman family , of Pentre Mawr
Williams family , of Pentre Mawr

Corporate names
Pentre Mawr Estate (Wales)


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