File AGL 1/5 - Cardiff and Newport lease book,

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AGL 1/5


Cardiff and Newport lease book,


  • 1824-1884 (Creation)

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1 volume (text to c. fo. 50).

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Abstracts of Cardiff and Newport leases. The book starts with Cardiff leases numbered A-D, dated 1824-1866, followed by Cardiff leases numbered 1-27, dated 1838-1852. The pages containing these leases were then sewn shut, and the book reused for leases numbered 1000-1229, dated 1833-1884, being Blocks 34-36 [?in Newport]. The volume is intitled ‘Cardiff. Summary of leases’ and endorsed ‘Part of Newport. Baldwin St-Jeddo Street and district, and Tredegar, Bute, Ruperra, Cardiff. Incomplete’.

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There is an index at the front of the volume.

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Formerly NLW Tredegar MSS 1230.


Preferred citation: AGL 1/5

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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  • Text: AGL 1/5 (Cyfrol rhydd; silff 11/3/5).