Powys County Archives Office

John Stratton Notes and Papers

Reference code(s): GB 0223 R/DX/41

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Title: John Stratton Notes and Papers

Short title: Stratton, John, notes and papers

Dates of creation: [1975x1993]

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (25 items)

Name of creator(s): John Stratton (1920-1993)


Administrative and biographical history: John Stratton (1920-1993) of Llandrindod Wells, Powys, was a former Civil Servant, a former secretary of the Radnorshire Society and member of the Powys Family History Society. His interests included local and family history and railways.


Scope and content: Notes and papers, [1975x1993], of John Stratton relating mainly to Radnorshire, including notes on licensing records, Radnorshire Compensation Committee (1917-1935), 1831 census totals and Queen Anne's Bounty lands; tables of 19th century census returns for Radnorshire, the dioceses of St David's and Hereford and Great Britain, Poor Law payments (1801-1817), agricultural returns (1870-1960) and Tithes commuted and apportioned in Radnorshire; notes from various printed works.


Language/script: English

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


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

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited by the Radnor Branch of the Powys Family History Society.


Related units of description: Further papers of genealogical interest have been retained by the depositors.


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, John Stratton (1920-1993) Notes and Papers, catalogue; Batley, Alwyn, 'John Stratton 1920-1993', Transactions of the Radnorshire Society, Vol. 63, pp. 7-8 (1993).

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

Date(s) of description: April 2005



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Stratton, John A., 1920-1993

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