Fonds GB 0210 OWEUTH - Owen and Portsmouth Collection of Dolgellau Deeds,

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Owen and Portsmouth Collection of Dolgellau Deeds,


  • 1632-1798 / (Creation)

Level of description


Extent and medium

0.009 cubic metres (10 items)

Context area

Name of creator

Biographical history

No information found to link the donors with the deeds in the collection.

Archival history

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Donated by Miss E. Mair Owen, Llandudno and Mrs G. A. Portsmouth, Caswell, Swansea, 1971.

Content and structure area

Scope and content

Deeds, 1632-1798, relating to properties in the townships of Dyffrydan and Dolgledr, Dolgellau, and the Cefn yr Owen estate in the parish of Dolgellau, Merionethshire.

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.

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Conditions governing access

No restrictions unless poor condition precludes handling.

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 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 Richard Burman for the ANW Project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW Schedule of Owen and Portsmouth, Collection of Dolgellau Deeds; GENUKI Merionethshire (, viewed 11 April 2003;

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  • Text: Owen and Portsmouth Collection of Dolgellau Deeds.