Fonds GB 0210 GLYIES - Glyn Davies Collection of Woosnam Deeds,

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Glyn Davies Collection of Woosnam Deeds,


  • 1676-1874 / (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

0.003 cubic metres (41 items)

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

The Woosnam family lived in the Llanidloes area, Montgomeryshire.

Archival history

The papers were collected by Glyn Davies, Montgomeryshire County Librarian.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Glyn Davies, County Librarian, Newtown, 1950.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Deeds and documents, 1676-1874, relating to properties in Llandinam, Llanidloes, Mochdre and Trefeglwys, Montgomeryshire, and to affairs of local government and Turnpike Trusts. The Woosnam material covers the period 1691-1844.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records donated to the National Library of Wales have been retained..


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

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.

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Physical characteristics and technical requirements

Finding aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales.

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Title supplied from content 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

February 2003.


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW Project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW Schedule of Deeds and Documents presented by Glyn Davies, County Librarian, County Library, Newtown; NLW Annual Report 1949-1950, p. 23;

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