West Glamorgan Archive Service

Rice family of Carreglwyd, Llangyfelach

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD Z 28/3-68

Held at: West Glamorgan Archive Service

Title: Rice family of Carreglwyd, Llangyfelach

Short title: Rice family of Carreglwyd, Llangyfelach

Dates of creation: 1831-1955

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 65 items

Name of creator(s): Rice family


Administrative and biographical history: The Rice family farmed land at Carregllwyd, Llangyfelach, and were also involved with local parish affairs as rate-collectors and parish clerks. The family extended their activities into auctioneering with the formation of E. Rice & Sons, auctioneers, in the late nineteenth century.


Scope and content: Papers of the Rice family of Garreglwyd, Llangyfelach, Glamorgan, including papers of E. Rice & Son, auctioneers and valuers. See also Arrangement field.


Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Evan Rice papers; Rees Rice papers; Evan Rice (d. 1920) papers; E. Rice & Son, auctioneers and valuers; Evan Rees (d. 1913); Rees Rice, auctioneer; deeds; other families; acts of parliament; programmes and orders of service; newspapers; and miscellaneous.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at West Glamorgan Archive Service and the National Register of Archives.
Detailed catalogue


Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: Information not available

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: It is the policy of the West Glamorgan Archive Service to withhold the names of depositors.



Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds.

Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James for the HMC/NLW Family and Estates project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Schedule of Rice family of Carreglwyd, Llangyfelach; Collis, Kim, The West Glamorgan Archive Service: A Guide to the Collections, (West Glamorgan Archive Service, 1998).

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH

Date(s) of description: February 2002



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