Sub-fonds N. - Financial papers,

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Financial papers,


  • 1492-1876. (Creation)

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30 folders, 5 envelopes, 45 loose items.

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Financial papers of the Maurice, Owen and Ormsby-Gore families of Brogyntyn, Wynn of Glyn, Godolphin, Clayton of Lea Hall and others, 1492-1876. They comprise personal and family accounts (separate from the estate accounts), 1560-1876, mortgages, 1581-1827, and bonds, other securities and evidence of debts, 1492-1791. Many of them concern the heavily indebted estate of Sir Robert Owen.

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System of arrangement

Arranged as three series: accounts; mortgages; and bonds, other securities and debts.

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Restrictions on some items due to poor physical condition, for which see file descriptions.

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Mainly English, some Latin.

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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