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Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Carter, Vincent & Co. papers

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XD3

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

Title: Carter, Vincent & Co., Solicitors, Papers

Short Title: Carter, Vincent & Co. papers

Creation date(s): 1747-1925

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: Information to be supplied

Name of creator(s): Carter, Vincent & Co., Solicitors


Administrative/Biographical history: Carter, Vincent & Co., Solicitors, of Bangor, Caernarfonshire operated in North Wales during the 19th and 20th centuries, dealing with property and individuals in Anglesey, Caernarfonshire and Merionethshire. The firm has now changed its name to Carter, Vincent, Jones and Davies, Solicitors. The firm accumulated papers including its own case notes, and deeds, maps and other documents relating to its clients' interests.


Scope and content/abstract: Records of Messrs Carter, Vincent & Co., Solicitors, Bangor, 1747-1925, including deeds and related documents concerning land in Anglesey, Caernarfonshire, and Merionethshire, 1819-1913, abstracts of title relating to land in Anglesey, Caernarfonshire, and Merionethshire, 1820-1925; wills, 1747-1894; case notes, 1846-1918; and maps and plans, 1815-1921.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement:

Conditions governing access: Private papers closed to the public until 100 years after closing date.

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office, the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained; items 238-242 and 245-247 have been returned to the depositor.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Carter, Vincent & Co. Papers, catalogue; Contract Shop Directory Search Page, ( viewed 22 July 2004.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: July 2004

Deeds | Wales | Anglesey
Deeds | Wales | Gwynedd
Estate administration | Wales | Anglesey
Estate administration | Wales | Gwynedd
Solicitors | Wales | Bangor | Archives
Wills | Wales | Anglesey
Wills | Wales | Gwynedd

Personal names

Corporate names
Carter, Vincent and Co.

Anglesey (Wales)
Caernarvonshire (Wales)
Merioneth (Wales)

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