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Ceredigion Archives
Lowless Collection

Reference code(s): GB 0212 D/LO

Held at: Ceredigion Archives

Title: Lowless Collection

Short Title: Lowless Collection

Creation date(s): 1867-1955

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 35 items

Name of creator(s): Lowless & Lowless, Solicitors, Pembroke.


Administrative/Biographical history: Lowless and Lowless are a firm of solicitors, practicing in Pembrokeshire since 1898.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds and documents, 1867-1955, relating to properties in Aberystwyth and the parish of Llanbadarn Fawr, Cardiganshire, including Aberystwyth promenade, pavilion and pier, cliff tramway and Brynllwyd Farm, and relating to the Aberystwyth Marine Pier Company and Aberystwyth Improvement Company.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Ceredigion Archives. The catalogue is available online.

Detailed catalogue

Language codes: eng


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: No information found

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Colonel O. Lowless, Messrs. Lowless and Lowless, Shaftesbury House, Main Street, Pembroke, 1972.



Note: Title supplied from name of depositor

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Ceredigion Archives online catalogue (, Lowless Collection (D/LO), viewed 11 November 2003; Lowless and Lowless website (, viewed 11 November 2003.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: November 2003

Aberystwyth Improvement Company | Archives
Lowless & Lowless | Records and correspondence
Tourism | Wales

Personal names

Corporate names
Aberystwyth Improvement Company
Lowless & Lowless

Aberystwyth (Wales)
Llanbadarn Fawr (Ceredigion, Wales)

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