File NLW MS 13927E. - Glamorgan deeds and papers,

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NLW MS 13927E.


Glamorgan deeds and papers,


  • 1724-1834 (Creation)

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ii, 51 ff. (foliated 1-7, 1-9, 1-6, 10-16, 1-2, 1-5, 1-4, with omissions and insertions) ; 420 x 330 mm. Quarter sprinkled calf and marbled sides with red straight-grained leather label lettered 'Miscellaneous Glamorgan Papers MSS. and Printed 1724 to 1834'.

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Purchased from Ifan Kyrle Fletcher, bookdealer, London, in 1940.

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A volume containing miscellaneous documents relating to Glamorgan, including a letter, 1780, from the bailiffs, of Cardiff to the portreeve and burgesses of Loughor concerning a parliamentary election (f. ii); transcripts or abstracts of title deeds of lands in the parishes of Gelli-gaer and Llanfabon, 1783-1785 (ff. 1-7), Eglwysilan, 1813 (ff. 8-16), Geli-gaer, 1795-1806 (ff. 17-29), a lease of Pennsylvania meeting-house, Merthyr Tydfil for use by Methodists, 1796-1797 (ff. 32-6), Llysfaen, Llanedern, Michaelston-y-Vedw and Roath, c. 1784 (ff. 37-9), Tirygwernllwyn, Merthyr Tydfil, 1823 (ff. 42-4), and lands in the manor of Llandaf and parishes of Llandaf, Whitchurch and Canton, c. 1810, held by Francis James Matthew, earl of Llandaf, including recitals of deeds dated 1553-1740 (ff. 46-9); an extract from the Glamorgan Quarter Sessions relating to an action brought by the Reverend Edward Picton against John Davies, c. 1830 (ff. 30-1); a quitclaim of Henry William, Cowbridge to Henry Collins, Tre-gof, 1724 (f. 45); various related printed items and typescript notes by Ifan Kyrle Fletcher.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 13927E.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • English



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