Powys County Archives Office
Thomas Penson, County Surveyor, Dissertation
Reference code(s): GB 0223 MX/58
Title: Thomas Penson, County Surveyor, Dissertation
Short title: Penson, Thomas, County Surveyor, dissertation
Dates of creation: 
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 8 items - part of a box
Name of creator(s): C. Robert Anthony
Administrative and biographical history: Thomas Penson (1790-1859) was County Surveyor of Montgomeryshire from 1817 until his death. Mr C. Robert Anthony wrote "Penson's Progress": The work of a nineteenth century County Surveyor as an M. Soc. Sc. dissertation.
Scope and content: Research papers of C. Robert Anthony,  concerning Thomas Penson, including a copy of the dissertation, background notes, copies of records, and original photographs of bridges.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: dissertation; and background notes.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply
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: Donated by the author
Publication note: A paper based on the dissertationw as published as Anthony, C R , "Penson's Progress: the work of a nineteenth-century county surveyor ", The Montgomeryshire Collections, volume 83 (1995).
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds
Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, "Penson's Progress": The work of a nineteenth century County Surveyor, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: March 2005