Reference code(s): GB 0214 DXDK.
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Bristol City Record Office collection
Short Title: Glamorgan deeds and papers from the Bristol City Record Office
Creation date(s): 1643-1899
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.02 cubic metres (20 parchments, 1 booklet, 1 volume, 1 plan)
Name of creator(s): Bristol City Record Office
Administrative/Biographical history: Bristol Record Office is the oldest borough record service in the country. It was established in 1924.
Scope and content/abstract: Bonds for Llantwit Fardre, Llantrisant, Llangyfelach and Llandeilo Talybont, Glamorgan, 1643; admission to the manor of Llantwit Fardre, [c. 1650]; deeds of properties in Carmarthenshire, 1605-1635; sale catalogue of the Plymouth Collieries and Ironworks, Merthyr Tydfil, 1882; Ancient Order of Foresters Executive Council quarterly reports, 1899; plan (copy) of the south prospect of the new Pontypridd bridge, 1755
Language/scripts of material: English, early deeds in Latin
System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply
Finding aids: A handlist is available at the Glamorgan Record Office
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Bristol City Record Office, various dates between 1954-1976
Note: Title supplied from name of depositor. The archive comprises earlier material accumulated by the depositor.
Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following sources were used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids, Bristol Record Office website (www.bristol-city.gov.uk) viewed 28 January 2005
Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.
Date(s) of descriptions: August 2004