Sub-sub-sub-fonds EH. - Miscellaneous estate and household administration papers,

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EH.

Title

Miscellaneous estate and household administration papers,

Date(s)

  • 1639-1946. (Creation)

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Extent and medium

20 vols, 19 bundles, 7 envelopes, 1 loose item.

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Papers relating to various aspects of estate and household administration, mainly of Wynnstay and the house in St James’s Square, London. Many of them date from the time of Sir Watkin Williams Wynn, 4th Bart. There are also papers and correspondence concerning the various other estates belonging to Wynnstay and occasionally non-Wynnstay estates. As many of the papers cover more than one estate at a time, they have been listed according to type, comprising miscellaneous estate administration papers, 1682-1911; agents’ correspondence (main series), 1777-1813; general bills and receipts, 1639-1789; household account books, 1768-1857; and various inventories and catalogues, 1749-1946.

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Accruals

System of arrangement

Arranged as five series, namely miscellaneous estate administration papers; agents’ correspondence (main series); general bills and receipts; household account books; and inventories and catalogues.

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  • English

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English.

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Preferred citation: EH.

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vtls006727018

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: EH.