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Glamorgan Archives
Cardiff Land and House Investment Corporation Ltd, records

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DX486

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Cardiff Land and House Investment Corporation Ltd records

Short Title: Cardiff Land and House Investment Corporation Ltd, records

Creation date(s): 1875-1956

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.005 cubic metres (2 photographs, 2 volumes, 39 papers)

Name of creator(s): Cardiff Land and House Investment Corporation Ltd

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Cardiff Land and House Investment Corporation Ltd was founded in 1877 with the purpose of purchasing, leasing or re-developing property for a profit. Its first office was at 85 Bridge Street, Cardiff. The corporation was the developer of properties in Crockherbtown (Queen Street), and the first skating rink in Cardiff. In 1980, the property owned by the corporation was sold to Adamsdown Housing Association.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Postcard photographs of Ninian Park Hospital, 1917; Cardiff Land and House Investment Corporation Ltd register of shareholders, 1875-1956; share certificate counterfoils, 1877-1943; accounts, 1877-1946; list of tenants, 1906-1921; and miscellaneous papers, 1881-1915.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Finding aids: A hand list is available at the Glamorgan Record Office

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited at the Glamorgan Record Office by a private depositor

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Related material is Glamorgan Record Office, DX69.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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: November 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Cardiff Land and House Investment Corporation | Archives
Housing | Wales | Cardiff

Personal names

Corporate names
Cardiff Land and House Investment Corporation

Places
Cardiff (Wales)

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