Powys County Archives Office
Deeds relating to property in Llandinam and Llangurig and to the Meares Family
Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/DX/16
Title: Deeds relating to property in Llandinam and Llangurig and to the Meares Family
Short title: Kerry, Llanerfyl, Llanfair Caereinion and Mochdre, deeds
Dates of creation: 1617-1901
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (45 items)
Name of creator(s): No information found
Administrative and biographical history: The properties Neuadd Maes yr Hendre and Cwm yr Eneth were in the parishes of Mochdre and Kerry, Montgomeryshire. The properties of Tyddyn y Gardden and Tyddyn y Gogrydd, now Rhyd-y-Gro, were in the parishes of Llanerfyl and Llanfair Caereinion, and were owned by Rees Thomas (fl. 1723-1748) and his descendants. The Meares family lived at Dol-llys, Llanidloes. George Scott was curate of Llandrinio, Montgomeryshire, and Melverley, Shropshire.
Scope and content: Deeds and papers relating to Montgomeryshire, 1617-1901, including deeds relating to properties in Kerry, Llandinam, Llanerfyl, Llanfair Caereinion, Llangurig and Mochdre, Montgomeryshire, 1617-1767; miscellaneous items relating to the Meares family, 1803-1872; admissions and licences of the Rev. George Scott, 1809, 1821.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Llandinam, Llangurig and Meares family; Ceri and Mochdre; Llanerfyl and Llanfair Caereinion; George Scott; miscellaneous items.
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
Archival history: Transferred from Shropshire Record Office to Newtown Library before 1974.
Immediate source of acquisition: Transferred from Newtown Library, 1985.
Related units of description: Further records of the Rhyd-y-Gro estate are in Powys County Archives Service, M/X/27.
Note: Titles 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, Deeds to property in ps Llandinam & Llangurig & to the Meares Family (1668-1872), Ceri and Mochdre, Llanerfyl & Llanfair Caereinion (1733-67), catalogue; Powys County Archives Service, Miscellaneous records transferred by Newtown Library (M/X/27), catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: May 2005