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Pembrokeshire Record Office
Ivy Tower estate, St Florence, records

Reference code(s): GB 0213 HDX/833

Held at: Pembrokeshire Record Office

Title: Papers of the Ivy Tower estate, St Florence

Short Title: Ivy Tower estate, St Florence, records

Creation date(s): 1727-1866

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.014 cubic metres (1 box)

Name of creator(s): Ivy Tower estate, St Florence, Pembrokeshire


Administrative/Biographical history: Robert Williams bought lands in the parish of St Florence, Pembrokeshire, in the 17th century. Five of his descendants lived there, before the lands were sold in the 19th century. The name Ivy Tower first became associated with the residence in 1771. The estate was later in the possession of John Leach, sheriff of Pembrokeshire 1855, the son of John Leach of Pembroke, Pembrokeshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds and documents, 1727-1850, of the Ivy Tower estate, Pembrokeshire, and insurance policies of John Leach, 1854-1866.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Pembrokeshire Record Office and the National Register of Archives.


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Pembrokeshire Record Office have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by John Armstrong of Robinsmead, Walwyn Road, Colwall, Malvern, Worcestershire, in May 1982.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Jones, Francis, Historic Houses of Pembrokeshire and their Families, (Newport, 1996); Nicholas, Thomas, Annals and Antiquities of the Counties and County families of Wales, (London, 2 vols, 1872), vol. II.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: August 2001; amended July 2005

Estate administration | Wales | St Florence

Personal names

Corporate names
Ivy Tower Estate | (St Florence, Wales)

St Florence (Wales)

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