Fonds GB 0210 WAEVANS - W. A. Evans Collection of North Wales Deeds,

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W. A. Evans Collection of North Wales Deeds,


  • 1310-1795 / (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

0.027 cubic metres (3 boxes)Affected by damp.

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

W. A. Evans purchased deeds relating to Denbighshire, Flintshire and Anglesey.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Purchased from W. A. Evans, in 1958, 1962, 1963 and 1964.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Deeds purchased from W. A. Evans, relating to Denbighshire, Flintshire and Anglesey, 1310-1795.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records have been retained.


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.

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 regulations apply

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

English, Welsh, Latin.

Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue can be accessed online.

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Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies


Related units of description

Further papers purchased from or presented by W. A. Evans are NLW, MSS 12175-6C, 19702E; NLW, Cernioge Estate papers; and NLW, R. B. Searell papers.

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Notes area


Title supplied from the name of the donor. The deeds pre-cede the life of W. A. Evans.

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Description identifier

Institution identifier

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

Rules and/or conventions used

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


Level of detail

Dates of creation revision deletion

February 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Annette Strauch for the ANW project The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of W. A. Evans Collection, North Wales Deeds, 1958, 1962-1964.

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