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Powys County Archives Office
Willis, Radnorshire deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0223 R/DX/29

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Deeds deposited by Mrs Willis relating to Radnorshire

Short Title: Willis, Radnorshire deeds

Creation date(s): 1579-1860

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (56 items)

Name of creator(s): No information found


Administrative/Biographical history: Andrew Clarke (fl. 1705-1734), gentleman, and Edward Bedward (fl. 1716-1760), shoemaker, and his descendants owned property in Knighton, Radnorshire.


Scope and content/abstract: Deeds and documents, 1579-1860, relating to property in Knighton, Llanfihangel Rhydieithon, Llangunllo, Llanbister, Old Radnor, New Radnor, Heyope, Beguildy and Presteigne, Radnorshire. See also System of Arrangement field.


Language/scripts of material: English, one deed is in Latin

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Davies property, Knighton; Clarke's house in Knighton and Llanfraith; Ty ym Mlaen Heiob, Llangynllo; Mason property, Knighton; Bedward property, Knighton; early Knighton deeds; Cirnel, Llangynllo; Meredith family deeds; Price property in Old Radnor, New Radnor, Heyope and Bugeildy; loose deeds.

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.


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Mrs Willis per Shropshire Record Office, [1989].



Note: Original 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, Deeds Deposited by Mrs. Willis per Shropshire Record Office relating to Radnorshire, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: April 2005

Deeds | Wales | Powys

Personal names

Corporate names

Beguildy (Wales)
Heyop (Wales)
Knighton (Wales)
Llanbister (Wales)
Llanfihangel Rhydithon (Wales)
Llangunllo (Wales)
New Radnor (Wales : town)
Old Radnor (Wales)
Presteigne (Wales)

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