Fonds GB 0210 CLOLEY - Clodock and Michaelchurch Escley Deeds,

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Clodock and Michaelchurch Escley Deeds,


  • 1701-1874 / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

Tir y Llan farm, in the parishes of Clodock and Michaelchurch Escley, Herefordshire, was in the possession of the Exton family of Crasswell, Clodock, and later of the Evans family of Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, during the 18th-19th centuries.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Purchased from Roger J. Knowles, Norton Canes, Cannock, Staffordshire, in April 1985.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Title deeds and other documents, 1701-1874, relating to Tir y Llan farm in the parishes of Clodock and Michaelchurch Escley, Herefordshire, and other properties in the possession of the Exton and Evans families.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records purchased by the National Library of Wales have been retained..


Accruals are not expected.

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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.

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available in Minor Lists and Summaries 1985, p. 1, at the National Library of Wales.

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Notes area


Title supplied from contents of fonds.

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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

April 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by David Moore for the ANW project. The following source was consulted in the compilation of this description: NLW, Minor Lists and Summaries 1985.

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