Powys County Archives Office

Donation from Mrs J Lewis

Reference code(s): GB 0223 M/X/198

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Title: Donation from Mrs J Lewis

Short title: Caersws Roman Fort

Dates of creation: [c. 1909]-1966

Level of description: Fonds

Extent and medium: 4 items, including map

Name of creator(s): Edmunds, R.

CONTEXT

Administrative and biographical history: Mr R. Edmunds was the son of E. Vaughan-Edmunds, of Llanrhaiadr and Llangollen, Surveyor, who died [c. 1912], and who surveyed the site of the Roman fort at Caersws [c. 1909].

CONTENT

Scope and content: Map of part of Caersws, with existing remains of the fort marked, as well as the presumed position of un-excavated buildings, [c. 1909]; letter from the Department of Archaeology at the NLW, 1962; Summary of the current knowledge of the site, 1966; Report on the excavations carried out in 1966, by C. M. Daniels, G. D. B. Jones and W. G. P. Putnam.

ACCESS AND USE

Language/script: English

System of arrangement: Chronological

Conditions governing access: No restrictions

Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply

Finding aids: Hard copy of the catalogue available at PCAO
Detailed catalogue

ARCHIVAL INFORMATION

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records retained

Accruals: Are not expected

Archival history: In the possession of the Mrs J. Lewis, after the death of her first husband, Mr R. Edmunds.

Immediate source of acquisition: Donation from Mrs J. Lewis.

ALLIED MATERIALS

DESCRIPTION NOTES

Archivist's note: Compiled by Anna Page, Assistant Archivist at Powys County Archive Office.

Rules or conventions: This description follows guidelines provided by UWA Department of Information Studies, based on ISAD(G) 2nd edition, 2000.

Date(s) of description: September 2007


INDEX ENTRIES

Subjects

Caersws (Wales) | Antiquities, Roman

Fortification, Roman | Wales | Caersws

Fortification, Roman | Wales | Caersws | Maps

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Places

Caersws