Carmarthenshire Archive Service
Bolitho Way Collection
Reference code(s): GB 0211 BOLITHO
Title: Bolitho Way Collection
Short title: Bolitho Way collection of Pleasant View, Llanfihangel-ar-arth, deeds
Dates of creation: 1895-1992
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.015cubic metres
Name of creator(s): Bolitho Way, Solicitors, Portsmouth
Administrative and biographical history: Pleasant View is a property in the parish of Llanfihangel-ar-arth, Carmarthenshire. In 1895, the land was owned by William Price Llewellyn Lewes of Llysnewydd and leased to Rees Rees of Llwynfedw. In 1911 Rees passed the property to Benjamin Stephens of Brown Hill, who held Pleasant View until 1921. Between 1921 and 1952, the property was held by David Thomas Jones and afterwards conveyed to David Thomas Davies of Tydraw and his wife, Margaret. Davies passed the property to his daughter, Sarah Anne Davies and her husband, Evan John Davies, in 1959 who lived in the property until 1989. Nicholas and Karen Robert Parker bought Pleasant View in 1989. Bolitho Way, solicitors, of Portsmouth, Hampshire, accumulated the deeds.
Scope and content: Deeds and documents, 1895-1992, relating to Pleasant View, Llanfihangel-ar-arth.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by Bolitho Way, Solicitors, Portsmouth, Hampshire, 1992.
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; O.S. Landranger gazetteer; Richards, Melville, Welsh Administrative and Territorial Units (Cardiff 1969).
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: October 2003