Powys County Archives Office

Items relating to estates of William Wynne of Peniarth

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/X/12

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Title: Items relating to estates of William Wynne of Peniarth

Short title: Wynne, William, of Peniarth, estate sale particulars

Dates of creation: 1814-1827

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: To be supplied

Name of creator(s): Peniarth estate

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: In the early 19th century the Peniarth estate, Llanegryn, Merionethshire, was owned by William Wynne (1774-1834). The estate owned lands in Merionethshire, Montgomeryshire and Caernarfonshire. Parts of the Montgomeryshire estates were sold in the 1820s.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Papers relating to the Peniarth estate, 1814-1827, comprising accounts of rents received from Merionethshire, Montgomeryshire and Caernarfonshire estates, 1814-1818; sale particulars and agreements relating to the sale of land in Darowen, Llanwrin and Cemmaes, Montgomeryshire, 1825-1827.

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: Hard copies of the catalogue are available at Powys County Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records have been retained

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Donated, 1987.

ALLIED MATERIALS

Related units of description: Further records relating to the Peniarth estate are in National Library of Wales, Burdon Deeds.

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Items donated relating to estates of William Wynne of Peniarth (M/X/12), catalogue; Nicholas, Thomas, Annals and Antiquities of the Counties and County Families of Wales (Baltimore, 1991) (fascimile of 1875 ed.).

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

Estate sales | Wales | Powys | Catalogues

Rentals | Wales

Personal names

Corporate names

Peniarth Estate (Wales)

Places

Caernarvonshire

Cemmaes

Darowen

Llanwrin

Merioneth