Powys County Archives Office
Legal papers of J. W. Hughes, Solicitors, Conwy
Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/D/HUG
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
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.
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
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.
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.
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