West Glamorgan Archive Service

Harris, Arnold & Co, solicitors, Gorseinon, Records

Reference code(s): GB 0216 DD HA

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Title: Harris, Arnold & Co, solicitors, Gorseinon, Records

Short title: Harris, Arnold & Co, solicitors, Gorseinon, records

Dates of creation: 1677-1842

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 2 items

Name of creator(s): Harris, Arnold & Co, solicitors, Gorseinon

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Harris, Arnold & Co is a firm of solicitors in Gorseinon, West Glamorgan. Ynysmeudwy was part of the Briton Ferry Estate. Many parts of the Briton Ferry Estate were put up for sale in 1818 by the Earl of Jersey with the aim of paying off a mortgage debt from over a century before.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Records of the solicitors of Harris, Arnold & Co, solicitors, Gorseinon, deeds relating to Ynysmeudwy and to the Briton Ferry Estate, West Glamorgan, 1677-1842.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

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 West Glamorgan Archive Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at West Glamorgan Archive Service have been retained.

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.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related units of description: Further records are West Glamorgan Archive Service, D/D BF 1396 and D/D BF/E.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: West Glamorgan Archive Service, Harris, Arnold & Co, solicitors, Gorseinion.

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

Date(s) of description: July 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Deeds | Wales | Briton Ferry Estate

Deeds | Wales | Ynysmeudwy

Harris, Arnold & Co | Archives

Legal documents | Wales | Gorseinon

Solicitors | Wales | Gorseinon

Personal names

Corporate names

Briton Ferry Estate (Wales)

Harris, Arnold & Co

Places

Briton Ferry

Gorseinon

Ynysmeudwy