GB 0210 LOWLESS
- 1856-1946 / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
The Adams family resided at Holyland, Pembrokeshire, from the end of the 16th century until the death of Major John Loftus Adams during the 1940s.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Deposited by Owen F. Lowless, Pembroke Dock, in 1959, and by Messrs Lowless & Lowless in October 1965.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Deeds, 1856-1946, relating to the Holyland estate of the Adams family in Pembrokeshire.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records deposited at NLW have been retained.
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Arranged chronologically by deposit.
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 laws apply.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at NLW.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title based on depositor's name.
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GEAC system control number
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Rules and/or conventions used
This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.
Level of detail
Dates of creation revision deletion
Compiled by Mair James.
The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of the Lowless Collection, Lowless and Lowless solicitors website, 4 November 2002;