Reference code(s): GB 0214 DMBN
Held at: Glamorgan Archives
Title: Morgan Cole Services , formerly Morgan, Bruce and Nicholas, Solicitors, Cardiff Records
Short Title: Morgan Cole Services , formerly Morgan, Bruce and Nicholas, Solicitors, Cardiff Records
Creation date(s): 17th-20th centuries
Level of description: Fonds
Extent: 0.24 cubic metres (Various parchments, papers, files, wrappers, volumes, and plans)
Name of creator(s): Morgan, Bruce and Nicholas, solicitors, Cardiff; John Pugh and Co., solicitors, Porth; Morgan Bruce, solicitors, Cardiff and Swansea; Morgan Cole, solicitors, Cardiff.
Administrative/Biographical history: Morgan, Bruce and Nicholas, solicitors, were established in the 1960s at 21 Park Place, Cardiff. They had offices in Porth, Cardiff and Swansea until the 1990s when the firm split to form John Pugh and Co. in Porth and Morgan Bruce in Cardiff and Swansea. Morgan Bruce then merged with the Thames Valley firm Cole and Cole in November 1998 to form Morgan Cole solicitors, who are now situated in Park Place, Cardiff (2012).
Scope and content/abstract: Morgan, Bruce and Nicholas, solicitors, Cardiff records comprising of pedigrees of Edmondes, Traherne and Llewellin families; deeds of property in Glamorgan; Llewellin family papers etc; suit and court rolls of various manors; miscellaneous papers of the Edmondes family; miscellaneous correspondence; parish documents; Ordnance Survey plans.
Language/scripts of material: English
System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically by record series. Ordnance Survey plans added to OS sequence.
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/
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed
Accruals: Accruals are possible
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Morgan, Bruce and Nicholas, solicitors, and Morgan Cole Services, Cardiff between 1988 and 2012
Related material: see DED (Edmondes family collection)
Archivist's note: Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids; Kelly's Directories of Cardiff, 1949-1972. Revised by M Wilcox for Glamorgan Archives.
Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH
Date(s) of descriptions: January 2006. Amended October 2006. Revised Sept 2012