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Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Trevor Roberts, Solicitors: Plastirion estate papers

Reference code(s): GB 0219 XD/88/1

Held at: Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office

Title: Trevor Roberts, Solicitors: Plastirion Estate Papers

Short Title: Trevor Roberts, Solicitors: Plastirion estate papers

Creation date(s): 1795-1950

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: Information to be supplied

Name of creator(s): Trevor Roberts, Solicitors

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Plastirion estate included land in the parishes of Llanrug, Llanwnda and Llandwrog, Caernarfonshire. During the 19th and 20th centuries the estate was held by the Rowlands family. General Sir Hugh Rowlands (1827-1909) was the second son of John Rowland and the last male descendent to inherit the estate and reside in the Plastirion mansion in Llanrug before the estate was broken up in 1918.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Records relating to the Plastirion estate, Caernarfonshire, 1795-1950, including deeds and related papers, 1795-1950; financial records, 1850-1942, including estate rental accounts, 1867-1925; mortgage accounts, 1891-1910; valuation accounts, 1872-1915; expenditure accounts, 1850-1910; personal accounts, 1876-1916.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Deeds, settlements and correspondence; Accounts

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office and the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.

Detailed catalogue

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Trevor Roberts, Cyfreithwr: Papurau Ystad Plastirion/ Trevor Roberts, Solicitor: Plastirion Estate Papers, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: September 2004


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | Wales | Llandwrog
Deeds | Wales | Llanrug
Deeds | Wales | Llanwnda (Gwynedd)
Estate administration | Wales | Llandwrog
Estate administration | Wales | Llanrug
Estate administration | Wales | Llanwnda
Plastirion estate | Records and correspondence

Personal names

Corporate names
Plastirion Estate (Wales)
Trevor Roberts and Simons, solicitors
Trevor Roberts, solicitors | (Firm)

Places
Llandwrog (Wales)
Llanrug (Wales)
Llanwnda (Gwynedd, Wales)

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