Denbighshire Record Office

Joseph Ablett of Llanbedr Hall

Reference code(s): GB 0209 DD/DM/77

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Title: Joseph Ablett of Llanbedr Hall

Short title: Ablett, Joseph, of Llanbedr Hall, correspondence

Dates of creation: 1770-1847

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 17 items

Name of creator(s): Joseph Ablett

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Joseph Ablett (fl. 1770-1847) lived at Llanbedr Hall, Llanbedr Dyffryn Clwyd, Denbighshire, and was High Sheriff of the county in 1809. He corresponded with William Owen Pughe (1759-1835), the antiquary, John Gibson (1790-1866), the sculptor, and others.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Letters to Joseph Ablett, 1770-1847; and miscellaneous financial records, 1826-1840.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: correspondence; and miscellaneous.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Denbighshire Record Office.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: The letters came into the possession of Ruthin Reference Library.

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Reference Librarian (Ruthin), Clwyd County Council, 1974.

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: Denbighshire Record Office, Joseph Ablett of Llanbedr Hall, catalogue; Nicholas, Thomas, Annals and Antiquities of the Counties and County Families of Wales (Baltimore, 1991) (fascimile of 1875 ed.).

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

Date(s) of description: May 2004


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Ablett, Joseph | Correspondence

Personal names

Ablett, Joseph

Gibson, John, 1790-1866

Pughe, W. Owen (William Owen), 1759-1835

Corporate names

Places

Llanbedr-Dyffryn-Clwyd