Gwynedd Archives: Meirionnydd Record Office

Pensarn Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0220 Z/DBJ

Held at: Gwynedd Archive Service: Meirionnydd Archives

Title: Pensarn Papers

Short title: Pensarn papers

Dates of creation: 1851-[c. 1935]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.23 cubic metres (17 boxes)

Name of creator(s): Pensarn estate

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The Pensarn estate is located in Merionethshire.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Pensarn estate papers, 1854-1926, including deeds, plans and catalogues of sale; financial papers, 1864-[c. 1935], bills and invoices, letters, 1878-1928, religious material, 1888-1922, 1930, and printed material, 1851-1910.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English, Welsh

System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically into the following: magazines; pamphlets and reports dealing with various matters; books, pamphlets, catalogues and textbooks; Sunday school account books; notebooks, essays, diaries; financial reports; deeds, plans, catalogues of sale; bills & invoices; letters; miscellaneous; and additional papers.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Meirionnydd Archives, National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at the Meirionnydd Archives have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of description: March 2002


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Auction catalogues | Wales | Gwynedd

Deeds | Wales | Gwynedd

Dwellings | Wales | Gwynedd | Designs and plans

Pensarn estate (Gwynedd, Wales) | Archives

Personal names

Corporate names

Pensarn Estate (Gwynedd, Wales)

Places

Merioneth