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Pembrokeshire Record Office
John Francis Estate Agents records

Reference code(s): GB 0213 D/JF

Held at: Pembrokeshire Record Office

Title: John Francis Estate Agents Records

Short Title: John Francis Estate Agents records

Creation date(s): 1895-1961

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (Information to be supplied)

Name of creator(s): John Francis and Sons, Estate Agents


Administrative/Biographical history: John Francis and Sons is the largest independent Wales-based estate agency, with offices covering West Wales and Swansea, Glamorgan; one office is in Carmarthen. In the course of its work, it accumulated sales particulars and plans relating to Pembrokeshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of John Francis Estate Agents, Carmarthen, 1895-1961, relating to property and land in Pembrokeshire, including sale catalogues and plans, 1895-1956; and sales particulars, 1902-1938.


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 is available in Pembrokeshire Record Office.


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

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited 1993. Further deposits made per Carmarthenshire Record Office, Carmarthen, 1994, 1998.


Related material: Further records of John Francis and Sons are Carmarthenshire Record Office, John Francis Collection, and Ceredigion Archives, Cardiganshire Solicitors' Deposits and Estates.


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Pembrokeshire Record Office, John Francis, Estate Agents, catalogue; website John Francis Estate Agency Network (, viewed 24 June 2005.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: June 2005

John Francis (Firm) | Archives
Sales particulars | Wales | Pembrokeshire

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John Francis (Firm)

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