Powys County Archives Office
Deeds deposited by W. H. Edwards, solicitor
Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/D/WHE
Title: Deeds deposited by W. H. Edwards, solicitor
Short title: Archibald Williams and J. R. Jordan, deeds
Dates of creation: 1658-1946
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: (97 items)
Name of creator(s): John Richard Jordan (d. ); Archibald Williams and Son
Administrative and biographical history: John Richard Jordan (d. ) and Archibald Williams (fl. 1902-1951) were solicitors based in Bala, Merionethshire. The two men went into partnership but this was dissolved in 1931.
Scope and content: Deeds and correspondence relating to properties in Cemmaes, Darowen, Llanbrynmair, Llandinam, Llangurig, Llangynog, Llanidloes, Llanrhaeadr-ym-Mochnant, Llanwrin, Machynlleth, Penegoes and Trefeglwys, Montgomeryshire, 1658-1946; papers of J. R. Jordan, solicitor, 1907-1923.
ACCESS AND USE
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Cemais; Darowen; Llanbrynmair: Bronderwgoed; Llanbrynmair and Penegoes; Llanbrynmair: miscellaneous; Llanwrin and Machynlleth: Williams of Gelli-goch, p. Machynlleth; Llanwrin; Machynlleth; Lledfer, p. Machynlleth; Machynlleth: various properties; Llangurig; Llanidloes and Llandinam; Trefeglwys: Cwmgwernog; papers of J. R. Jordan, solicitor.
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 W. H. Edwards, solicitor, Y Bala, per Gwynedd Archives, Meirionnydd Area Office, 1985.
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, Deeds deposited by W. H. Edwards, solicitor, Y Bala, from the practice of Archibald Williams and (?) [sic] J. R. Jordan, catalogue; Meirionnydd Archives, Papurau Archibald Williams & Son, Solicitors, Bala, Papers, catalogue.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2, and LCSH
Date(s) of description: May 2005