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Williams and Tweedy, deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0218 D10 (formerly W & T)

Held at: Gwent Archives

Title: Williams and Tweedy MSS

Short Title: Williams and Tweedy, deeds

Creation date(s): 1403-1937 (mainly 1502-1937)

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: To be supplied

Name of creator(s): W. C. A. Williams and Tweedy


Administrative/Biographical history: Messrs W. C. A. Williams and Tweedy (later Williams, Son, Pryce and Tweedy) was a firm of solicitors based in Monmouth, Monmouthshire, in the early to mid 20th century. In the course of their work they accumulated deeds and other papers relating to their clients.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds and other records, 1403-1937, relating to properties in Monmouthshire, 1403-1937, including Monmouth, 1424, 1523, 1628-1937, Llanbadoc, 1587-1884, Grosmont, 1660-1879, Llangattock-Vibon-Avel, 1536-1909, Llantillio Crossenny, 1518-1876, Skenfrith, 1534-1871, and Trellech, 1715-1891; Brecknockshire, 1570-1870, including Brecon, 1657-1870, Hay, 1720-1873, St Davids, 1707-1870, and Talgarth, 1619-1842; Carmarthenshire, 1632, 1760-1906; Glamorgan, 1651, 1745-1895; Gloucestershire, 1674-1884; Herefordshire, 1507-1906; Leicestershire, 1686-1694; Middlesex, 1600, 1754-1902; Pembrokeshire, 1750-1853; Radnorshire, 1557-1873; Shropshire, 1607-1871; Somerset, 1666-1871; Sussex, 1690-1821; Worcestershire, 1609-1801; and elsewhere in Wales and England, 1584-1873; land tax assessments relating to various parishes in Monmouthshire, 1884-1929.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged alphabetically according to parish or county.

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.


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: No information found



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Gwent Record Office, Documents deposited by Messrs Williams, Son, Pryce and Tweedy, Solicitors, Monmouth, catalogue (IV volumes); Monmouthshire Record Office, Guide to the Monmouthshire Record Office (Monmouthshire Record Office, 1959); The Times, 9 September 1926, p. 24.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of descriptions: January 2006

Deeds | England
Deeds | Wales
Deeds | Wales | Monmouthshire
Land value taxation | Wales | Monmouthshire

Personal names

Corporate names
Williams and Tweedy | (Firm)

Breconshire (Wales)
Carmarthenshire (Wales)
Glamorgan (Wales)
Gloucestershire (England)
Grosmont (Wales)
Herefordshire (England)
Llanbadoc (Wales)
Llangattock-Vibon-Avel (Wales)
Llantilio Crossenny (Wales)
Middlesex (England)
Monmouth (Wales)
Monmouthshire (Wales)
Pembrokeshire (Wales)
Radnorshire (Wales)
Shropshire (England)
Skenfrith (Wales)
Somerset (England)
Sussex (England)
Trellech (Monmouthshire, Wales)
Worcestershire (England)

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