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Powys County Archives Office
Penson, Thomas, County Surveyor, dissertation

Reference code(s): GB 0223 MX/58

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Thomas Penson, County Surveyor, Dissertation

Short Title: Penson, Thomas, County Surveyor, dissertation

Creation date(s): [1991]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: 8 items - part of a box

Name of creator(s): C. Robert Anthony

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: Thomas Penson (1790-1859) was County Surveyor of Montgomeryshire from 1817 until his death. Mr C. Robert Anthony wrote "Penson's Progress": The work of a nineteenth century County Surveyor as an M. Soc. Sc. dissertation.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Research papers of C. Robert Anthony, [1991] concerning Thomas Penson, including a copy of the dissertation, background notes, copies of records, and original photographs of bridges.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: dissertation; and background notes.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by the author

ALLIED MATERIALS

Publication note: A paper based on the dissertationw as published as Anthony, C R , "Penson's Progress: the work of a nineteenth-century county surveyor ", The Montgomeryshire Collections, volume 83 (1995).

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, "Penson's Progress": The work of a nineteenth century County Surveyor, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: March 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Bridges | Design and construction | Wales | Powys
Dissertations, Academic | Wales | Powys
Surveyors | Wales | Powys

Personal names
Anthony , C. Robert , [alive 1991]
Penson , Thomas , 1790-1859

Corporate names

Places
Montgomeryshire (Wales)

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