Reference code(s): GB 0214 DXIO
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Wiltshire Record Office, Glamorgan deeds collection
Short Title: Glamorgan deeds transferred from Wiltshire Record Office
Creation date(s): c 1486-1954
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: (15 parchments, 3 volumes, 9 files, 3 drafts, 36 papers, 1 bundle, 2 booklets)
Name of creator(s): Wiltshire Record Office
Administrative/Biographical history: The Wiltshire Record Office was established in 1947. Some material was deposited there relating to Glamorgan.
Scope and content/abstract: Award of land at Wenvoe, Walterston, Michaelston-super-Ely, Llanmaes, St Andrew's Major, Glamorgan, [c. 1490]; conveyance of land at Roath, 1666; records of Swansea Baths and Laundry Co. Ltd, 1889-1937; records of Western Counties Laundries Ltd, 1936; Cardiff Navigation Colliery, sale catalogue, 1902; Neath Abbey and Dyffryn Estates Colliery Co. Ltd prospectus, 1884; building underlease and notice of sale relating to property in Llangyfelach, Swansea, 1876; abstract of title, notice of sale and correspondence relating to properties in Cardiff, 1871-1892; miscellaneous deeds relating to the Hughes family, of Barry, 1887-1954; deed for a messuage in Coity, 1814; and deeds for a cottage, Penarth, Glamorgan, 1814-1816.
Language/scripts of material: English, Latin
System of arrangement:
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Archives conditions apply
Finding aids: A full version of the catalogue can be searched online at http://calmview.cardiff.gov.uk/calmview/
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by a private individual via the Wiltshire Record Office 1960-1979.
Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following sources were used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids, South West Museums Libraries and Archives Council website (www.swmlac.org.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: September 2004