- 1317-1762 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
4 boxes (659 items).
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Deeds and documents, 1317- 1762, relating to the Wynne family of Boderwyd, as well as the families of Lewis of Chwaen and Owen of Penros Bradwen, concerning properties in Anglesey and a few in Flintshire.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged mostly chronologically.
Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
English, Latin, some Welsh.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on contents.
The manuscripts and deeds were packed in three sections which are represented by the letters A, B and C in each individual shelfmark. Some of the deeds were also tied up in bundles numbered i-xvii and xx; numbers xviii and xix are two sets of loose documents. Nos xxi-xxxiv were old deed boxes in leather and wood, some rectangular and some cylindrical, while xxxv was a cardboard box.
Formerly Wynne (Bodewryd) Papers (formerly Sotheby Collection).