Carmarthenshire Archive Service

James of Narberth Collection

Reference code(s): GB 0211 JAMRTH

Held at:

Title: James of Narberth Collection

Short title: James of Narberth, solicitors, collection

Dates of creation: 1814-1914

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.060 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): James of Narberth, Solicitors

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: James of Narberth was a firm of solicitors based in Pembrokeshire during the 19th and 20th centuries. The firm dealt with land in Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire, as well as legal disputes, including Lloyd v. Garratt, relating to property in Laugharne, Carmarthenshire, in c. 1900.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Deeds and documents, 1814-1914, relating to lands in the parishes of St Ishmaels, St Issells, Pembrokeshire, Cyffig, Kidwelly, Llanboidy, Llanfallteg, Llangunog, St Clears, St Ishmaels, and the town of Whitland, Carmarthenshire; papers and correspondence, 1908-1913, relating to Llan-gain tithes; correspondence and papers relating to the lunacy of James Llewellyn of St Clears, 1910-1914; and correspondence and papers relating to suit in chancery, Lloyd v. Garratt, [c. 1900]-[c. 1910].

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: A hard copy of the Box List is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records transferred to Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Transferred from the Pembrokeshire Record Office, 1972.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Solicitors Records; Richards, Melville, Welsh Administrative and Territorial Units (Cardiff 1969).

Rules or conventions: NCA rules 1997 and AACR2

Date(s) of description: October 2003


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Deeds | Wales | Carmarthenshire

Deeds | Wales | Pembrokeshire

Estate administration | Wales | Carmarthenshire

Estate administration | Wales | Pembrokeshire

Tithes | Wales | Llan-gain

Personal names

Corporate names

James of Narberth (Firm)

Places

Carmarthenshire

Cyffig

Kidwelly

Laugharne

Llanboidy

Llanfallteg

Llangynog

Pembrokeshire

St Clears

St Issells

Whitland