Gwynedd Archives: Caernarfon Record Office
Trevor Roberts, Solicitors: Plastirion Estate Papers
Reference code(s): GB 0219 XD/88/1
Title: Trevor Roberts, Solicitors: Plastirion Estate Papers
Short title: Trevor Roberts, Solicitors: Plastirion estate papers
Dates of creation: 1795-1950
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: Information to be supplied
Name of creator(s): Trevor Roberts, Solicitors
Administrative and biographical history: The Plastirion estate included land in the parishes of Llanrug, Llanwnda and Llandwrog, Caernarfonshire. During the 19th and 20th centuries the estate was held by the Rowlands family. General Sir Hugh Rowlands (1827-1909) was the second son of John Rowland and the last male descendent to inherit the estate and reside in the Plastirion mansion in Llanrug before the estate was broken up in 1918.
Scope and content: Records relating to the Plastirion estate, Caernarfonshire, 1795-1950, including deeds and related papers, 1795-1950; financial records, 1850-1942, including estate rental accounts, 1867-1925; mortgage accounts, 1891-1910; valuation accounts, 1872-1915; expenditure accounts, 1850-1910; personal accounts, 1876-1916.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Deeds, settlements and correspondence; Accounts
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available in Caernarfon Record Office and the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Caernarfon Record Office have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Source not recorded
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Caernarfon Record Office, Trevor Roberts, Cyfreithwr: Papurau Ystad Plastirion/ Trevor Roberts, Solicitor: Plastirion Estate Papers, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: September 2004