GB 0210 WISAMS
W. Isaac Williams Collection of Gogarth Deeds,
- 1517-1910 (accumulated [c. 1900]-1958) / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.058 cubic metres (2 boxes)
Name of creator
W. Isaac Williams (fl. 1935-1958), of Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, acquired deeds relating to the counties of Cardiganshire and Montgomeryshire, and deeds relating to the Hughes family of Gogarth, Tywyn, Merionethshire.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Deposited by W. Isaac Williams, Pembrey, 1935 and 1958.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Deeds and documents relating to Cardiganshire, 1590-1751; and Montgomeryshire, 1517-1770; deeds and documents relating to the Hughes family of Gogarth, 1669-1910; and miscellaneous items, 1692-1825.
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: deeds relating to Cardiganshire; deeds relating to Montgomeryshire; deeds and documents of the Hughes family of Gogarth; and miscellaneous documents.
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.
Language of material
Script of material
Language and script notes
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales and the National Register of Archives.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title supplied from name of collector. The majority of the material collected by W. Isaac Williams pre-dates his birth.
Virtua system control number
Genre access points
Description control area
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
Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW Project. The following sources were used in the compilation of this description: NLW Schedule, W. Isaac Williams, Gogarth Deeds.