Sub-series E2/1/2. - Merionethshire,

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  • 1506-1786. (Creation)

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3 small boxes.

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Scope and content

Deeds and leases concerning land in the county of Merioneth (including the townships of Bala, Betws, Ciltalgarth, Corwen, Cynwyd Fawr, Cynwyd Fechan, Faerdre Isaf, Faerdre Uchaf, Garn, Gwelwar, Gwernefail, Gwyddelwern, Llandrillo yn Edeirnion, Llanegryn, Llanelltud, Llanendwyn, Llanfachreth, Llanfor, Llanfihangel, Llangywer, Llannerchfydaf, Llansanffraid Glyndyfrdwy, Llanycil, Llanymawddwy, Llanuwchllyn, Maentwrog, Maestran, Mawddwy, Nannau, Penaran, Pennant, Pennant Edeirnion, Pennant-lliw, Pennant Mawddwy, Prys, Rhyd-criw, Tir Llannerch, Trawsfynydd, Tyfos and Ucheldre), together with bonds of obligation made by persons resident in the county. A few of the deeds also concern land in Caernarfonshire (including the townships of Aberach, Beddgelert, Botach, Caernarfon, Conwy, Cricieth, Dwygyfylchi, Llandudno, Llanfihangel, Llanllyfni, Llanwnda and Nefyn).

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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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Latin and English.

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Preferred citation: E2/1/2.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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