Fonds GB 0210 SCOLER - Scott & Fowler, Gloucester (Solicitors) Collection of Denbighshire Deeds,

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Scott & Fowler, Gloucester (Solicitors) Collection of Denbighshire Deeds,


  • 1555-1875 / (Creation)

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Extent and medium

0.029 cubic metres (1 box)

Context area

Name of creator

Administrative history

Scott & Fowler, Solicitors, were based in Gloucester, but dealt with clients with lands in Wales, including Pembrokeshire, Anglesey, Denbighshire and Montgomeryshire.

Archival history

The records were transferred from Scott & Fowler to the Gloucester Record Office, before being deposited in the National Library of Wales.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

Deposited by Scott & Fowler, Solicitors, Gloucester, per Irvine E. Gray, Gloucester Record Office, 1951.

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Scope and content

Deeds and documents, 1555-1875, relating to properties in the counties of Pembrokeshire, Anglesey, Montgomeryshire; deeds, 1696-1868, of lands in the parishes of Llanfair Dyffryn Clwyd, Llanelidan, Efenechtyd, and Llanfwrog, Denbighshire; and documents, 1735-1868, relating to the Eyarth Estate, Denbighshire.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling

Action: All records deposited at the National Library of Wales have been retained..


Accruals are not expected.

System of arrangement

Arranged into the following: Scott & Fowler deeds and documents; Denbighshire deeds; and Clark & Smith deed.

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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, under the title Scott and Fowler Deeds (formerly Gray Papers) is available at the National Library of Wales.

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Notes area


Title supplied from depositor's name; previous title from name of Irvine E. Gray, who transferred the deeds to NLW. Some of the material collected by Scott and Fowler pre-dates the firm.

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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


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Dates of creation revision deletion

February 2003


  • English



Archivist's note

Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: National Library of Wales Schedule, Gray Papers (Scott and Fowler Papers).

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