'Montgomery Castle and Local History',
- 1587-1754. (Creation)
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Correspondence, instructions, reports and accounts, 1644-1651, concerning the capture, sequestration and slighting of Montgomery castle, the Herbert family’s losses, and the provision made by Parliament for them (E6/1/1-42); together with records, 1587-1754, relating to the government of Montgomery, Shropshire, Wales and the marches, as well as the administration of the Cherbury and Powis Castle estates (E6/1/43-86).
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The items in this file have been guarded and filed together as Volume IX, and this arrangement has been retained for practical reasons. Furthermore, although the current binding appears to have been done since the archive arrived at NLW, there is no reason to suppose that the grouping of the documents together does not pre-date the binding.
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Formerly Volume IX.
The volume bears the following inscription on its spine: 'Montgomery castle 1644-1650 - Local History 1587-1754'.
Preferred citation: E6/1.
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Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru = The National Library of Wales