Reference code(s): GB 0214 DXTF
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Newton Nottage and other Glamorgan parishes collection
Short Title: Newton Nottage, and other Glamorgan parishes, collection
Creation date(s): 1806-1938
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.02 cubic metres (3 parchments, 4 files, 8 volumes, 2 papers, 1 plan, 2 booklets)
Name of creator(s): L. S. Higgins
Administrative/Biographical history: Leonard Sutton Higgins was a historian and antiquary who carried out extensive research into the history of Newton Nottage, Porthcawl and Merthyr Mawr Warren, Glamorgan.
Scope and content/abstract: Mineral lease, 1827; building lease, 1893; common recovery re. Baptist chapel at Newton Nottage, 1806; transcript of evidence re. Newton Nottage Commons case, 1921; cuttings book, 1892-1920; counsel's opinion concerning sale of Blogden Well, Porthcawl, 1938; correspondence re. sanitary conditions in Llangynwyd, 1874; South Wales Railway Act, 1845; and plan of Park Maesteg mineral property, 1921.
Language/scripts of material: English
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 not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by a private depositor, 1965-1978.
Archivist's note: Compiled by David Morris for the ANW project. The following source was used for compilation: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids.
Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.
Date(s) of descriptions: September 2004