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Glamorgan Archives
Petitions to Lord High Chancellor for a new Coroner

Reference code(s): GB 0214 DRE

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Petitions to Lord High Chancellor for a new Coroner

Short Title: Petitions to Lord High Chancellor for a new Coroner

Creation date(s): 1810-1831

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 3 parchment and 1 paper

Name of creator(s):

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: In England and Wales a coroner is a judicial officer appointed and paid for by the local authority. The post of coroner historically dates from around the 11th century, but the post in its current form dates from the 19th century.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Petitions to Lord Chancellor for a new Coroner

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Petitions to Lord Chancellor for a new Coroner arranged chronologically by record series

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

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records offered have been accepted and listed

Accruals: Accruals are possible

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by East Glamorgan Coroner, 1947

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: Glamorgan Record Office finding aids; en.wikipedia.org/wiki/coroner

Rules or conventions: Description follows Archives Network Wales guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition; AACR2 and LCSH.

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2006,


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Coroners | Wales | Glamorgan
Petitions | Wales | Glamorgan

Personal names

Corporate names
Great Britain | Lord Chancellor's Dept.

Places

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