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Glamorgan Archives
Glamorgan deeds and documents from Gloucestershire Record Office

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DXBT

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Gloucester Record Office collection

Short Title: Glamorgan deeds and documents from Gloucestershire Record Office

Creation date(s): 1618-1940

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.16 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Gloucestershire Record Office


Administrative/Biographical history: Gloucestershire Record Office was established in 1936. Records which it received relating to Wales have been periodically transferred to Glamorgan Record Office.


Scope and content/abstract: Sale particulars, farms in Peterston-super-Ely, 1894; deeds, Llangynwyd and Penarth, 1769-1891; will of William Boughton, of Splott,in Cardiff, 1850; pedigree of James and Thomas family of Llangadog (Carmarthenshire), 1922; Verity family of Bridgend, deeds, wills, and other documents, concerning property at Bridgend, Coity, Coychurch, Ewenny , Colwinston, St Brides Minor, Llangan, Llandyfodwg, Wick, Llanblethian, Llangynwyd, Llantrisant, and Llantwit Fardre, 1618-1878; deeds and papers of Edward Moss, Cheltenham (Gloucestershire), 1821-1862; John M. Randall, of Fitzhamon Court, Bridgend, papers, 1833-1940; glass negatives of south Wales, c.1884; Cathedral School, Llandaff, magazines , 1898-1913; and will of Peter Birt, of Wenvoe Castle, 1789.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically according to place or family name

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Archives Office conditions apply

Finding aids: A full version of the catalogue can be searched online at


Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history: The collection consists of miscellaneous material deposited at Gloucester Record Office (mainly from local firms of solicitors), subsequently transferred periodically to the Glamorgan Record Office.

Immediate source of acquisition: Gloucestershire Record Office, 1953, 1954, 1967 and 1971.



Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following sources were used for compilation: Glamorgan Archives finding aid; The Gloucestershire Record Office, 1936-1996 (Gloucester, 1996).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2004; amended January 2005

Deeds | Wales | Glamorgan
Estate administration | Wales | Glamorgan

Personal names
James family , of Llangadog
Randall , John M. (John Morgan) , of Fitzhamon Court
Thomas family , of Llangadog
Verity family , of Bridgend

Corporate names
Gloucestershire Records Office
Llandaff Cathedral School

Bridgend (Wales)
Coity (Wales)
Colwinston (Wales)
Coychurch (Wales)
Ewenny (Wales)
Llanblethian (Wales)
Llandaff (Wales)
Llandyfodwg (Wales)
Llangan (Carmarthenshire, Wales)
Llangynwyd (Wales)
Llantrisant (Rhondda Cynon Taff, Wales)
Llantwit Fardre (Wales)
Penarth (Wales)

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