Neath Antiquarian Society

Gwernllwynchwyth Estate Papers

Reference code(s): GB 9999 NAS Gll

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Title: Gwernllwynchwyth Estate Papers

Short title: Gwernllwynchwyth Estate, papers

Dates of creation: 1655-1694

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 11 items

Name of creator(s): Gwernllwynchwyth Estate

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: This estate consisted principally of properties in Llansamlet and Cadoxton-juxta-Neath parishes, Glamorgan. Gwernllwynchwyth (now demolished) was situated near Llansamlet. During the 19th century the house was owned by Charles Henry Smith; however during the 17th century it was in the hands of the Evans family, a lateral branch of the Evans family of Gnoll.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Deeds 1655-1694; industrial leases 1675; legal papers 1679

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into deeds, industrial leases and legal papers.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the West Glamorgan Archive Service in County Hall, Swansea and the Neath Mechanics' Institute. A version of this catalogue is also available online.
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ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected.

Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded.

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DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Andrew Dulley for the ANW project.

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

Date(s) of description: August 2005


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