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Bangor University
Papers of Pennant Family and Wicken and Penrhyn Estates

Reference code(s): GB 0222 BMSS PPW

Held at: Bangor University

Title: Papers of Pennant Family and Wicken and Penrhyn Estates

Short Title: Papers of Pennant Family and Wicken and Penrhyn Estates

Creation date(s): 1843 October 2 -1943 June 25

Level of description: fonds

Extent: 69 items

Name of creator(s): Eland Hore Paterson Solicitors

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: The Douglas Pennant family, whose wealth was based on extensive interests in the West Indies, owned the estates at Penrhyn, near Bangor in Caernarfonshire, north Wales and at Wickham Park in Northamptonshire.
The firm of solicitors Eland Hore Paterson which acted for the family has merged with Kidd Rapinet of 14-15 Craven Street, London WC2N.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Comprises deeds and associated documents relating to the Douglas Pennant family and their estates at Penrhyn and Wicken Park.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement: Material is arranged in chronological order 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, University of Wales, Bangor. Reference numbers: General Collection of Bangor Manuscripts: 37055-37123

Language codes: eng

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Eland Hore Paterson, Solicitors through the British Records Association (BRA reference number: 2118)

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related material: Also held at the Archives Department of the University of Wales, Bangor are the Penrhyn Castle Papers , Penrhyn B.R.A. , Lady Charlotte Douglas Papers and Penrhyn Fishing Club Papers . Collection level descriptions are available on the Archives Hub .

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Description compiled by Anne Lenaghan, May 2002.

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

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


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | England | Northamptonshire
Deeds | Wales | Bangor

Personal names

Corporate names
Eland Hore Paterson
Kidd Rapinet (Firm)
Penrhyn Estate (Gwynedd, Wales)
Penrhyn Hall (Bangor, Wales)
Wicken Estate (Northamptonshire, England)

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