Powys County Archives Office

Phillips & Co. Records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 R/D/PHP

Held at:

Title: Phillips & Co. Records

Short title: Phillips & Co. records

Dates of creation: 1438-1937

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 0.1 cubic metres

Name of creator(s): Phillips & Co., Solicitors

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Phillips & Co. are solicitors based in Ludlow, Shropshire, and they collected records relating to lands in Radnorshire.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Records collected by Phillips & Co., solicitors, 1438-1937, including deeds and associated papers relating to land in the parishes of Beguildy, 1835-1852; Knighton, 1592-1888; Llanbister, 1607-1687; Llangunllo, 1826-1861; Presteigne, 1438-1861; deeds relating to John Beddoes Free Grammar School, Presteigne, 1607-1673; and miscellaneous papers, 1817-1937.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Arranged into two groups, by deposit: deeds and other papers relating to Radnorshire; and miscellaneous records.

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.

Finding aids: A hard copy is available at the Powys County Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records transferred to Powys County Archives Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Archival history: The records transferred from Herefordshire Record Office were previously arranged under the code C.94

Immediate source of acquisition: Transferred from Herefordshire Record Office, Hereford, 1986; and Shropshire Record Office, Shrewsbury, [1992].

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from name of collector

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Records deposited by Phillips & Co., catalogue.

Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH

Date(s) of description: March 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Deeds | Wales | Knighton

Deeds | Wales | Powys

Deeds | Wales | Presteigne

Deeds | Wales | Radnorshire

Personal names

Corporate names

Phillips & Co., Solicitors

Places

Knighton

Powys

Presteigne

Radnorshire