File NLW MS 16629D. - Papers of the Glyn family, baronets,

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NLW MS 16629D.


Papers of the Glyn family, baronets,


  • 1771-1872. (Creation)

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93 ff. ; 335 x 210 mm. and less.

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Archival history

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Edward Hall; Surbiton; Purchase (with NLW MSS 16628C, 16630B); January 1956

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Correspondence and other papers, 1771-1872, of the Glyn family, baronets, of Ewell, Surrey, concerning their estates in Glamorgan.
The papers principally consist of letters, and related items, from Thomas Bassett of Bonvilston, solicitor, to Sir Lewen Powell Glyn, 3rd bart, his sister Anna, and mother Lady Catherine, concerning the sale of the Creiga[u] Estate in Cadoxton-juxta-Neath, Glamorgan, 1827-1829, 1839 (ff. 10-25), and Coed y Gloria, Llanedeyrn, Glamorgan, 1827-1838 (ff. 26-47); a valuation, by Evan W[illiams] David, Radyr Court, of Lady Catherine Glyn's properties in Glamorgan, 1842 (ff. 48-55); and correspondence of Sir George Glyn, 4th bart., with his land agent Evan W. David, 1860-1872, on various matters (ff. 59-76, 82-83, 88-91), and with T[homas] Picton Turbervill of Ewenny Abbey [i.e. Ewenny Priory], 1870-1871, concerning mineral rights at Trebanog, Llantrisant (ff. 78-81, 84-87).

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Arranged broadly chronologically at NLW.

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 16629D.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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Description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) 2nd ed.; AACR2; and LCSH.


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October 2006 and March 2015.


  • English



Archivist's note

Description compiled by Bethan Ifans, and revised by Rhys Morgan Jones;

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