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Corbett of Cogan Pill, Penarth, records

Reference code(s): GB 214 D176

Held at: Glamorgan Archives

Title: Corbett of Cogan Pill, Penarth, records

Short Title: Corbett of Cogan Pill, Penarth, records

Creation date(s): c1885-c1920

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 0.004 cubic metres (46 photographs and postacards in boxes)

Name of creator(s): Corbett family of Cogan Pill, Penarth, records

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Corbetts were a leading Glamorganshire family. John Stuart Corbett (b.1816) was a J.P. and the son of the Venerable Archdeacon Stuart Corbett of York. The family residence was Cogan Pill, near Cardiff, a mansion built by the Herbert family c1550. In 1793 Cogan Pill was purchased by the Earl of Bute. Their family boasts a large and comprehensive collection of photographs and postcards from the late 19th century onwards, which include views of the local areas, other areas and landmarks of Wales and views from counties in England and Scotland.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Corbett of Cogan Pill, Penarth, records comprising of stray photographs and postcards from family photograph albums, c1885-1920

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Corbett of Cogan Pill, Penarth, records arranged chronologically by record series

Conditions governing access: No Restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Normal Glamorgan Record Office conditions apply

Finding aids: Handlist available at the Glamorgan Record Office

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 a private individual, 2002

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: See also DXJF (Corbett family records)

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annabel Wickham for the ANW Project; Sources used: 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: March 2006


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