Powys County Archives Office
Merthyr Cynog Tithe Map and Llyswen Tithe Apportionment
Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/EP/1-2
Title: Merthyr Cynog Tithe Map and Llyswen Tithe Apportionment
Short title: Merthyr Cynog tithe map and Llyswen tithe apportionment
Dates of creation: 1839-1840
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 1 large map and apportionment, rolled together; pages from Llyswen apportionment - part of a box
Name of creator(s): Tithe Commissioners
Administrative and biographical history: Merthyr Cynog is a parish, and was formerly a hundred, in the upland areas of Breconshire, now Powys. Llyswen is a parish in the hundred of Talgarth, Breconshire, now Powys.
Scope and content: Merthyr Cynog tithe map, 1840, and Llyswen tithe apportionment, 1839.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following groups: Merthyr Cynog; Llyswen.
Conditions governing access: B/EP/1 - Merthyr Cynog tithe map and apportionment are too fragile to produce.
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright laws apply. Copies cannot be taken from Merthyr Cynog tithe map and apportionment (but can be made of the photocopies).
Finding aids: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected.
Immediate source of acquisition: Merthyr Cynog Tithe map and apportionment deposited by Rev J A I Brown, Brecon Cathedral.
Existence and location of copies: Photocopies of the map and apportionment available at Powys County Archive Office.
Note: Title supplied from content of fonds.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Merthyr Cynog Tithe Map and Llyswen Tithe Apportionment; Powys County Archives Office website (http://archives.powys.gov.uk); Victorian maps (http://history.powys.org.uk); Tithe Records (http://www.catalogue.nationalarchives.gov.uk)viewed 28 February 2005.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: February 2005