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National Library of Wales
Williams, D. Gethin, collection of Carmarthenshire and Glamorgan deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0210 DGETHWIL

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: D. Gethin Williams Collection of Deeds

Short Title: Williams, D. Gethin, collection of Carmarthenshire and Glamorgan deeds

Creation date(s): 1687-1889

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.009 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): D. Gethin Williams

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: D. Gethin Williams, solicitor, had offices in The Kingsway, Swansea, Glamorgan. In the course of his work, he acquired deeds and other papers relating to his clients' interests in Carmarthenshire and Glamorgan. In 1962, the business was taken by John O. Morgan, solicitors, of Pontardawe, Glamorgan.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Collection of deeds acquired by D. Gethin Williams, relating to properties in Carmarthenshire and Glamorgan, 1687-1889.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged by deposit and in chronological order.

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.

Physical characteristics: Some of the papers have been damaged.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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 D. Gethin Williams, Swansea, and by Margaret Phillips, Millbrook, Llanrhidian, per D. Gethin Williams, Swansea, between 1956 and 1959.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Further papers derived from D. Gethin Williams' practice are in University of Wales Swansea, John Morgan papers.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from name of collector of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of D. Gethin Williams Collection of Deeds.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | Wales | Carmarthenshire
Deeds | Wales | Glamorgan
Deeds | Wales | Neath Port Talbot
Deeds | Wales | Swansea

Personal names
Williams , D. Gethin , [alive 1960s]

Corporate names

Places
Carmarthenshire (Wales)
Glamorgan (Wales)
Llangiwg (Wales)

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