Reference code(s): GB 0214 DXSO
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Glamorgan deeds of Dr Salmon collection
Short Title: Glamorgan deeds of Dr Salmon collection
Creation date(s): 1705-1852
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.01 cubic metres (8 parchment, 3 papers)
Name of creator(s): Dr Salmon
Administrative/Biographical history: Dr William Salmon (1820-1895) of Penlline Court, Cowbridge, Glamorgan, was Deputy Lieutenant of Glamorgan; he accumulated documents relating to the parish of Llantwit Fardre.
Scope and content/abstract: Deeds relating to Llantwit Fardre parish, Glamorgan, 1705-1709; lease for a year [release missing] of property in the parishes of Penllyn (Penlline), Llangan and Newton Nottage, 1749; letters patent appointing Reynold Deer Sheriff of Glamorgan, 1731; and appointment of William Salmon as Deputy Lieutenant of Glamorgan, 1852.
Language/scripts of material: English, Latin
System of arrangement:
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 not expected
Archival history: The collection appears to have been accumulated by Dr Salmon. Following his death in 1895, the documents passed to the family of one of the executors of his will, who in turn deposited them with the Glamorgan Record Office.
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by a private individual, 1975
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