File NLW MS 22866B - Golden Grove estate rentals,

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NLW MS 22866B


Golden Grove estate rentals,


  • ca. 1650-1696. (Creation)

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189 ff. (ff. 140-89 inverted text, originally paginated 1-99; ff. 1-11 affected by damp; ff. 1, 12, 20, 50, 56, 58, 71-91 blank); 190 x 150 mm. Limp vellum covers.

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'Rent Roll 1671 signed Carbery' on front cover, and 'A Rent booke made the 29th of December 1671 Carbery' on the back cover.

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Rentals of the Golden Grove estate, co. Carmarthen, c. 1650 (ff. 1-70) and 1671 (ff. 91 verso-189 verso inverted text), both apparently written, and the latter signed, by Richard Vaughan, 2nd earl of Carbery (?1600-1686), including details about leases granted, duties payable, names of previous and present tenants, entry fines and details added following his death of leases granted, 1694-6 (ff. 104, 126, 139 verso).

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The contents of NLW MSS 22853-23691 are indexed in greater detail in Handlist of Manuscripts in the National Library of Wales, vol. 9 (Aberystwyth, 2003).

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Preferred citation: NLW MS 22866B

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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales

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