- 1468-1809. (Creation)
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11 small boxes. Some rodent damage.
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Deeds, copies of deeds and drafts of deeds concerning land and other property in the county of Denbigh (including the lordship and manor of Chirk and Chirkland and their constituent townships, etc., the lordship of Bromfield and Yale, the manor of Ysbyty Dolgynwal, the manor of Ruthin or Dyffryn Clwyd, the hundreds of Isaled and Is Dulas, and the parishes, townships, etc., of Abergele, Abenbury, Banhadla, Barrog, Bersham, Bodlith, Bodrychwyn, Borras Hwfa, Borras Riffri, Bodrual, Brymbo, Burton, Ceunant, Cilan, Cilmediw, Clocaenog, Coed Cristionydd, Cornwall, Creigiog Uwch Glan, Cristionydd Cynrig, Cristionydd Fechan, Crogen Wladys, Cynllaith, Chwibren, Chwibren Uchaf, Chwileiriog, Denbigh, Disgarth, Dutton-y-Brain, Eryrys, Esclusham, Faenol, Gartheryr, Garthgynan, Gwernosbyn, Gwersyllt, Gwytherin, Hafodgynfor, Hafodybwch, Henfachau, Henllan, Higher Chirk, Holt, Llanarmon yn Ial, Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd, Llanfair Talhaearn, Llanfihangel, Llangadwaladr, Llangedwyn, Llangollen Fechan, Llangwm, Llanrhaiadr yng Nghinmeirch, Llanrhudd, Llansannan, Llansilin, Llanynys, Lledrod, Lleweni, Lower Chirk, Marchwiail, Melai, Minera, Moelfre, Morton Anglicorum, Morton Wallicorum, Nantyr, Peniarth, Penyclawdd, Penyfed, Rhan-hir, Rhiwlas, Rhydeidion, Ruabon, Ruthin, Sutton, Sycharth, Talhaearn, Tregeiriog, Trewern, Wrexham, Wrexham Abbott, Wrexham Regis, Y Ddwyfan and Ystrad Cynon), together with associated memoranda, articles of agreement, marriage settlements made by members of the Myddelton family, bonds of obligation made by persons resident in the county, and notes. A few of the deeds relating to Denbighshire also concern land in Montgomeryshire, Cheshire, Merionethshire, Flintshire and Shropshire.
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It has not been possible hitherto to arrange the documents chronologically or in other ways that would facilitate searches within the files. A further result of this is that file descriptions may appear to suggest duplication even though the content of each file is different.
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English and Latin.
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Preferred citation: E2/1/1.
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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales