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Bangor University
Carter, Vincent & Co., Additional Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS CARV

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Carter, Vincent & Co., Additional Papers

Short Title: Carter, Vincent & Co., Additional Papers

Creation date(s): 5 March 1570 - 22 July 1857

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 53 items

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


Administrative/Biographical history: Carter, Vincent & Co. was a prominent, family-run firm of solicitors at Bangor, north Wales. Previous family members had been clerics before the profession of solicitor became more common. The firm's clients included prominent figures in the locality and it acted for the Penrhyn Estate and the Diocese of Bangor. The firm is still trading in 2001 as Carter, Vincent, Jones and Davis, based at the Wellfield Offices, Bangor.


Scope and content/abstract: This collection consists of deeds and other legal documents deposited by Carter, Vincent & Co., of Bangor. It includes material, mainly deeds, relating to property transactions in the towns of Caernarfon and Llandudno in Caernarfonshire and parishes of Llangoed, Beaumaris, Llanidan, Llangeinwen, Llangaffo, Llanddeusant, Clynnog and Llanfechell in Anglesey. Collection also includes letters from clients, notices and various other documents relating to Montgomeryshire and Denbighshire.


Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material is arranged according to which county the document relates, and then chronologically and incorporated into the General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts .

Conditions governing access: Open to all users

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright conditions apply. Reprographics are made at the discretion of the Archivist.

Finding aids: Item level word-processed list is available at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 13759-13811

Language codes: eng


Accruals: Further material, not yet catalogued, has been received by the Archives Department.

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Carter, Vincent & Co., Bangor.


Related material: Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor are the Carter Vincent Manuscripts . A collection level description is available on the HE Archives Hub .


Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, November 2001.

Rules or conventions: Created following ISAD(G) and Archives Hub Data Creation Guidelines

Date(s) of descriptions: Prior to 16-11-2004

Carter, Vincent and Co. | Archives
Deeds | Wales | Anglesey
Deeds | Wales | Caernarfon
Deeds | Wales | Llandudno
Lawyers | Wales, North

Personal names

Corporate names
Carter, Vincent and Co.

Bangor (Wales)
Beaumaris (Wales)
Clynnog-fawr (Wales)
Llanddeusant (Anglesey, Wales)
Llandudno (Wales)
Llanfechell (Wales)
Llangaffo (Wales)
Llangeinwen (Wales)
Llangoed (Wales)
Llanidan (Wales)

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