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National Library of Wales
Brawdy, manuscripts

Reference code(s): GB 0210 MSBRAWDY

Held at: National Library of Wales

Title: Brawdy MSS

Short Title: Brawdy, manuscripts

Creation date(s): [1300]-1936

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 35 volumes

Name of creator(s):

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history:

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Papers, [1300]-1936, from the library of Mrs Ethel Jones of Aberystwyth comprising material of Pembrokeshire interest, including estate rentals, farm accounts, correspondence relating to land tenure, rules of Milford Friendly Society and turnpike gate receipts at Haverfordwest; papers of or relating to the Goldwyer family of Marlborough and [?Bristol] which include a tour journal of 1799 and correspondence; together with miscellaneous accounts, legal precedents, correspondence and a volume of coats of arms, much of which material also relates to Pembrokeshire.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English, Latin, French, Welsh.

System of arrangement: Arranged according to NLW reference numbers: NLW MSS 11790-11813, 12166-12174, 12918-12919.

Conditions governing access: Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to abide by the conditions noted on the 'Modern papers - data protection' form issued with their readers' tickets.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply.

Finding aids: The descriptions are also available in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: No accruals expected.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: NLW MSS 11790-11813 and 12166-12174 were purchased from Mrs Ethel Jones of Aberystwyth in 1938; NLW MSS 12918-12919 were purchased from the same source in 1939.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title based on contents. Formerly known as Brawdy 1-35.

Archivist's note: Description compiled by Bethan Ifans for the retrospective conversion project of NLW MSS. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, Volume IV (Aberystwyth, 1971).

Rules or conventions: Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2; and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: September 2009 and October 2009.


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Goldwyer family | of Marlborough and ?Bristol | Archives

Personal names
Goldwyer family , of Marlborough and ?Bristol
Jones , Ethel , Aberystwyth

Corporate names

Places
Brawdy (Wales)
Haverfordwest (Wales)
Pembrokeshire (Wales)

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