Powys County Archives Office

Castle Bookshop sales particulars and Llanfyllin Workhouse records

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/X/105

Held at:

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

CONTEXT

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.

CONTENT

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

Language/script: English

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.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Purchased from Castle Bookshop, [1999].

ALLIED MATERIALS

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, 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


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Old age homes | Wales | Powys

Sales particulars | Wales | Powys

Personal names

Corporate names

Meadows (Old people's home : Llanfyllin, Wales)

Places

Llanfyllin

Montgomeryshire