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Powys County Archives Office
Llandinam estates, account books

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/DX/26

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Account Books of the Llandinam Estates

Short Title: Llandinam estates, account books

Creation date(s): 1891-1944

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (29 items)

Name of creator(s): Llandinam estate


Administrative/Biographical history: David Davies (1818-1890) of Llandinam, Montgomeryshire, was an industrialist and MP, 1874-1875, 1885-1886. With the wealth accumulated in his industrial endeavours he purchased several estates. He was succeeded by his son, Edward Davies (1852-1898), whose son was David Davies (1880-1944), MP for Montgomeryshire, 1906-1929, created 1st Baron Davies of Llandinam in 1932.


Scope and content/abstract: Financial records, 1891-1944, relating to the personal estates of David Davies, Llandinam, and his descendants.


Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged according to record type.

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 Mr Islwyn Davies, 1987.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Accounts Books of the Llandinam Estates, catalogue; Dictionary of Welsh Biography down to 1940 (London, 1959); Dictionary of Welsh Biography, 1941-1970 (London, 2001); Jones, Beti, Etholiadau'r ganrif, 1885-1997/Welsh elections, 1885-1997 (Talybont: Y Lolfa, 1999).

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2005

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