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Glamorgan Archives
Glamorgan deeds transferred from Wiltshire Record Office

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

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Wiltshire Record Office was established in 1947. Some material was deposited there relating to Glamorgan.

CONTENT

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.

ACCESS AND USE

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/

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by a private individual via the Wiltshire Record Office 1960-1979.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | Wales | Glamorgan
Laundries | Wales | Swansea

Personal names
Hughes family , of Barry

Corporate names
Hern Auction Land and Estate Offices
Neath Abbey and Dyffryn Estates Colliery Co.
Swansea Baths and Laundry Company
Western Counties Laundries
Wiltshire County Record Office

Places
Barry (Wales)
Cardiff (Wales)
Glamorgan (Wales)
Penarth (Wales)
Swansea (Wales)
Wenvoe (Wales)

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