Powys County Archives Office

Deeds and other items relating to Brecon Independent College later Oddfellows Hall, Brecon, 1812-1913

Reference code(s): GB 0223 B/DX/12

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Title: Deeds and other items relating to Brecon Independent College later Oddfellows Hall, Brecon, 1812-1913

Short title: Brecon Independent College and Oddfellows Hall, Brecon, deeds

Dates of creation: 1812-1913

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: (23 items)

Name of creator(s): Brecon Independent College; Independent Order of Oddfellows, Manchester Unity, Brecon Loyal Saint John's Lodge

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: The Brecon Independent College was established in c.1839 as a place of education for Congregationalists. By 1900 the college had become the Oddfellows Hall, used by the Brecon Loyal Saint John's Lodge of the Independent Order of Oddfellows. The Independent Order of Oddfellows is a fraternal organisation with branches throughout the UK and worldwide. The name Oddfellows was originally used to describe a society that accepted members from different trades and walks of life who came together to provide mutual aid.

CONTENT

Scope and content: Records relating to the Brecon Independent College and Oddfellows Hall, Brecon, 1812-1913, consisting mainly of deeds relating to property in Brecon and Builth Wells, 1812-1913.

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: A hard copy is available at the Powys County Archives Service.
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Powys County Archives Service have been retained.

Accruals: Accruals are not expected

Immediate source of acquisition: Deposited 1976

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds

Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Powys County Archives Service, Deeds and Other Items relating to Brecon Independent College later Oddfellows Hall, Brecon, 1812-1913, catalogue

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

Date(s) of description: June 2005


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Deeds | Wales | Brecon

Education | Wales | Brecon

Friendly societies | Wales | Powys

Personal names

Corporate names

Brecon Independent College

Independent Order of Odd Fellows | Manchester Unity. | Brecon Loyal Saint John's Lodge

Places

Brecon