- [17 cent.]-[1910s] (Creation)
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Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Henry Taylor; Chester; Donations; 1910-1920.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
These manuscripts form part of the Flintshire Historical Collection once in the possession of Henry Taylor (1845-1927), who was Town Clerk of Flint and whose best-known work is Historic Notices ... of the Borough and County-Town of Flint ..., published 1888. The collection comprises material largely of Flint and Flintshire interest and includes historical material, transcripts of documents and extracts from parish registers, minutes of borough meetings, pedigrees relating to notable families of the district, papers relating to parliamentary elections, correspondence, etc.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
System of arrangement
Arranged according to NLW MSS reference numbers: NLW MSS 6267-6331.
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.
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Language and script notes
English, Latin, Welsh.
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Title based on contents of fonds.
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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH
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