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Cilbronnau estate, deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0210 CILBRONNAU

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Cilbronnau Estate Deeds

Short Title: Cilbronnau estate, deeds

Creation date(s): 1553-1731

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 28 items

Name of creator(s): Cilbronnau estate


Administrative/Biographical history: The Cilbronnau estate was owned by the Meredyth and Griffith families during the period covered by this archive. It eventually passed to the Jenkins family. In 1897, Grismond Philipps, owner of the Cwmgwili estate, married Edith Evans, the niece and eventual heiress of Sir Lawrence Jenkins of Cilbronnau. Cilbronnau was sold in 1978.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds relating to the Cilbronnau estate in the parishes of Llangoedmor and Ciliau Aeron, Cardiganshire, 1553-1731.


Language/scripts of material: English, Latin

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: A hard copy of the catalogue under the former title Grismond Philipps Deeds is available at NLW. An online catalogue under the current title, Cilbronnau Estate Deeds, can be accessed from


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records donated to NLW have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Captain Grismond Philipps, Cwmgwili, in November 1932.


Related material: The main Cilbronnau estate archive is in National Library of Wales, Cwmgwili Estate Records.


Note: Previously called Grismond Phillips Deeds. Title supplied from contents of fonds, former title based on name of depositor.

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

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

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2002

Deeds | Wales | Ciliau Aeron
Deeds | Wales | Llangoedmor

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