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J. C. Williams and Roberts, collection of Carmarthenshire deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0211 JCWRTS

Held at: Carmarthenshire Archive Service

Title: J. C. Williams and Roberts Collection

Short Title: J. C. Williams and Roberts, collection of Carmarthenshire deeds

Creation date(s): 1726-1978 (accumulated 1923-1978)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.15 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): J. C. Williams and Roberts, Solicitors, Carmarthen

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: J. C. Williams and Roberts, Solicitors, of Carmarthen, were established after 1923 and active into the 1990s, and collected deeds and documents relating to many properties in Carmarthenshire, including the Noyadd estate, Tre-lech a'r Betws, the Llwyngwydd estate, Llangan, and 1 Union Street Carmarthen.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records and collected documents, 1726-1978, including records of J. C. Williams and Roberts, Solicitors, Carmarthen, 1923-1978, including financial records, 1923-1971; Coroner's records, 1948-1978; deeds, 1783-1880, relating to the Noyadd estate; deeds relating to the Llwyngwydd estate, Llangan, 1891-1931; deeds relating to property in Union Street, Carmarthen, 1838-1919; and deeds, 1726-1950, relating to lands in the parishes of Cilymaenllwyd, Kidwelly, Llanboidy, Llanfallteg, Llanfihangel Abercywyn, Llangynin, St Ishmaels, and Whitland, Carmarthenshire.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into five groups: Group One, Noyadd estate; Group Two, Llwynygwdd estate; Group Three, land in Carmarthenshire; Group Four, 1 Union Street, Carmarthen; and Group Five consists of records of J. C. Williams and Roberts, Solicitors.

Conditions governing access: Records of J. C. Williams and Roberts are closed until 2092.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Physical characteristics: Deeds relating to Llwynygwydd Farm are damaged by damp

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by J. C. Williams and Roberts, Solicitors, Carmarthen, between 1961 and 1992.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from name of depositor

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Solicitors Records; Richards, Melville, Welsh Administrative and Territorial Units (Cardiff 1969).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: October 2003


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | Wales | Carmarthenshire
J. C. Williams and Roberts | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names
J.C. Williams and Roberts (Firm)
Llwyngwydd Estate | (Wales)
Noyadd Estate (Wales)

Places
Carmarthen (Wales)
Carmarthenshire (Wales)
Cilymaenllwyd (Wales)
Kidwelly (Wales)
Llanboidy (Wales)
Llanfallteg (Wales)
Llanfihangel Abercywyn (Wales)
Llangan (Carmarthenshire, Wales)
Llangynin (Wales)
Llwyngwydd (Wales)
Trelech-a’r-Bettws (Carmarthenshire, Wales)
Whitland (Wales)

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