Neath Antiquarian Society
Gwernllwynchwyth Estate Papers
Reference code(s): GB 9999 NAS Gll
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
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.
Scope and content: Deeds 1655-1694; industrial leases 1675; legal papers 1679
ACCESS AND USE
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected.
Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded.
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