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Powys County Archives Office
Archibald Williams and J. R. Jordan, deeds

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/D/WHE

Held at: Powys County Archives Office

Title: Deeds deposited by W. H. Edwards, solicitor

Short Title: Archibald Williams and J. R. Jordan, deeds

Creation date(s): 1658-1946

Level of description: Fonds

Extent: (97 items)

Name of creator(s): John Richard Jordan (d. [1942]); Archibald Williams and Son

CONTEXT

Administrative/Biographical history: John Richard Jordan (d. [1942]) and Archibald Williams (fl. 1902-1951) were solicitors based in Bala, Merionethshire. The two men went into partnership but this was dissolved in 1931.

CONTENT

Scope and content/abstract: Deeds and correspondence relating to properties in Cemmaes, Darowen, Llanbrynmair, Llandinam, Llangurig, Llangynog, Llanidloes, Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant, Llanwrin, Machynlleth, Penegoes and Trefeglwys, Montgomeryshire, 1658-1946; papers of J. R. Jordan, solicitor, 1907-1923.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/scripts of material: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Cemais; Darowen; Llanbrynmair: Bronderwgoed; Llanbrynmair and Penegoes; Llanbrynmair: miscellaneous; Llanwrin and Machynlleth: Williams of Gelli-goch, p. Machynlleth; Llanwrin; Machynlleth; Lledfer, p. Machynlleth; Machynlleth: various properties; Llangurig; Llanidloes and Llandinam; Trefeglwys: Cwmgwernog; papers of J. R. Jordan, solicitor.

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: Deposited by W. H. Edwards, solicitor, Y Bala, per Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Area Office, 1985.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

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, Deeds deposited by W. H. Edwards, solicitor, Y Bala, from the practice of Archibald Williams and (?) [sic] J. R. Jordan, catalogue; Meirionnydd Archives, Papurau Archibald Williams & Son, Solicitors, Bala, Papers, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of descriptions: May 2005


INDEX ENTRIES
Subjects
Deeds | Wales | Powys
Jordan, J. R. | (John Richard) | Archives

Personal names
Jordan , J. R. (John Richard)
Williams , Archibald

Corporate names
Archibald Williams & Son

Places
Cemmaes (Wales)
Darowen (Wales)
Llanbrynmair (Wales)
Llandinam (Wales)
Llangurig (Wales)
Llangynog (Powys, Wales)
Llanidloes (Wales)
Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant (Wales : parish)
Llanwrin (Wales)
Machynlleth (Wales)
Penegoes (Wales)
Trefeglwys (Wales)

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