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Legal papers of J. W. Hughes, Solicitors, Conwy

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/D/HUG

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Title: Legal papers of J. W. Hughes, Solicitors, Conwy

Short title: J. W. Hughes, Solicitors, Conwy, papers

Dates of creation: 1899-1920

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (29 items)

Name of creator(s): J. W. Hughes, Solicitors, Conwy

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Mrs Elizabeth Lewis (fl. 1902-1912), widow, was the owner of property in Llangynog and Llanrhaeadr-yn-Mochnant, Montgomeryshire, parts of which were purchased by the Tanat Valley Light Railway Co. to build the railway. J. W. Hughes of Bangor, Caernarfonshire, was her solicitor.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Papers of J. W. Hughes, Solicitors, relating mainly to Elizabeth Lewis' affairs, 1899-1920, including legal papers and correspondence relating to Elizabeth Lewis, 1902-1912; papers relating to the Tanat Valley Light Railway, 1899-1904; schedules of deeds, plans and sales particulars relating to Llangynog and Llanrhaeadr-yn-Mochnant, Montgomeryshire, and Llangollen, Denbighshire, 1904-1920.

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: Deposited by J. W. Hughes, Solicitors, Conwy, per Gwynedd Archives, 1984.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Powys County Archives Service, Legal Papers, Correspondence, deposited by J. W. Hughes, solicitors, Conwy, catalogue.

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

Date(s) of description: May 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

J. W. Hughes and Company, Solicitors | Archives

Railways | Wales | Powys

Personal names

Lewis, Elizabeth, alive ca.1902-ca.1912

Corporate names

J.W. Hughes and Company, Solicitors

Tanat Valley Light Railway Company

Places

Llangollen

Llangynog

Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant