Fonds GB 0210 LIVOOL - Burchinshaw and Tremadog Deeds,

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Burchinshaw and Tremadog Deeds,


  • 1602-1900 (accumulated 1900-1931) (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

42 items

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

The Burchinshaw family lived at Plas Isa, Llansannan, Denbighshire. The Roche family, originally from Brecknockshire, were involved in managing the Tremadog Estate and Porthmadoc Harbour, Caernarfonshire.

Archival history

The papers passed to the Libraries Committee of Liverpool City Council.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated to the National Library of Wales by Liverpool City Council, Libraries' Committee, Liverpool, 1931.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Deeds, mostly relating to the estate of the Burchinshaw family, Denbighshire, 1668-1750, and the Tremadog, Caernarfonshire, estate of the Roche family, 1895-1900.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained..


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged into the following: deeds, debtors' petitions, schedules, etc.

Conditions of access and use area

Conditions governing access

Readers consulting modern papers in the National Library of Wales are required to sign the 'Modern papers - data protection' form.

Conditions governing reproduction

Usual copyright regulations apply.

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Latin, English.

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue, under the title Libraries Committee (Liverpool) Deeds), is available at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

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Existence and location of copies

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Notes area


Current title supplied from contents of fonds; previous title, Libraries Committee (Liverpool) Deeds, supplied from name of depositor.

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Description identifier

Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

Description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.;AACR2; and LCSH


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

March 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW Project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: National Library of Wales, Schedule of Libraries' Committee, Liverpool, Deeds.

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