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Llanarth Court estate mortgage

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D2320

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Llanarth Court estate mortgage

Short Title: Llanarth Court estate mortgage

Creation date(s): 1873-1898

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 2 boxes

Name of creator(s): Llanarth Court estate


Administrative/Biographical history: John Arthur Jones (1818-1895) of Llanarth, Monmouthshire, obtained royal licence in 1848 for himself and his brothers and sisters to assume the surname of Herbert in lieu of Jones, being the senior existing branch of the house of Herbert. In 1846 he married Augusta Hall, the only surviving child and heir of Lord Llanover. Their eldest son, Major-General Sir Ivor John Caradoc Herbert (1851-1934), became Baron Treowen in 1917. He married Albertina, daughter of Albert, lord Londesborough, the second son of Henry, 1st marquis Conyngham, and had a son, Elydyr John Bernard Herbert (b. 1881).


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds relating to the mortgage of the Llanarth estate, Monmouthshire, 1873-1898, together with counsel's opinions.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Not known.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Gwent Record Office and the National Register of Archives.

Language codes: eng


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Gwent Record Office have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Gift. It is Gwent Record Office's policy to withold information about donors or depositors in view of possible misuse.


Related material: Further papers are National Library of Wales, Kyrle Fletcher (Second Group).


Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Bradney, Joseph, Sir, A History of Monmouthshire (London, 1992 facsimile ed.), vol. 1, part 2b.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2001

Deeds | Wales | Llanarth Court
Mortgages | Wales | Monmouthshire

Personal names

Corporate names
Llanarth Estate (Monmouthshire, Wales)

Monmouthshire (Wales)

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