Powys County Archives Office
Castle Bookshop sales particulars and Llanfyllin Workhouse records
Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/X/105
Title: Castle Bookshop sales particulars and Llanfyllin Workhouse records
Short title: Meadows, The, Llanfyllin, records
Dates of creation: 1832-1982
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (13 items)
Name of creator(s): The Meadows, old people's home
Administrative and biographical history: Llanfyllin Poor Law Union workhouse, known as Y Dolydd, was built in 1838 in Llanfyllin, Montgomeryshire. It later became an old people's home called The Meadows, which closed in 1982.
Scope and content: Sales particulars with maps, 1832-1961, relating to properties in Montgomeryshire; miscellaneous records of The Meadows, formerly Llanfyllin Workhouse, 1939-1982.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: sales particulars; Y Dolydd.
Conditions governing access: Some records of The Meadows are closed for 75 years.
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: Purchased from Castle Bookshop, .
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, Documents purchased from Castle Bookshop containing Sales Particulars, and records from Llanfyllin Workhouse, catalogue; History of the Workhouse website (www.workhouses.org.uk), viewed 8 April 2005.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: April 2005