GB 0210 LEHARDY
William Le Hardy Collection of Deeds,
- 1353-1911 (accumulated [early 20th century]) / (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
0.087 cubic metres (2 boxes)
Name of creator
Lt Col. William Le Hardy was county archivist of Hertfordshire, 1946-1961.
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Purchased from Lt-Col William Le Hardy, county archivist of Hertfordshire, 1946.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
Deeds relating mainly to Carmarthenshire, 1531-1857, and to other Welsh counties including Brecknockshire, 1655-1800, Cardiganshire, 1628-1819, Glamorgan, 1673-1792, Monmouthshire, 1636-1795, Montgomeryshire, 1675-1702, Pembrokeshire, 1724-1811, and Radnorshire, 1689-1773. There is no apparent connection between the deeds.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
Action: All records purchased by the National Library of Wales have been retained, apart from Irish and English deeds found amongst the collection which were returned to Le Hardy in June 1947..
Accruals are not expected.
System of arrangement
Arranged alphabetically by county, then chronologically.
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
English, Latin, one deed in Anglo-Norman French.
Physical characteristics and technical requirements
A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Title derived from name of vendor.
Virtua system control number
Subject access points
- Deeds -- England -- Staffordshire.
- Deeds -- Wales -- Breconshire.
- Deeds -- Wales -- Anglesey.
- Deeds -- Wales -- Ceredigion.
- Deeds -- Wales -- Caernarvonshire.
- Deeds -- Wales -- Carmarthenshire.
- Deeds -- Wales -- Denbighshire.
- Deeds -- Wales -- Glamorgan.
- Deeds -- Wales -- Monmouthshire.
- Deeds -- Wales -- Pembrokeshire.
- Deeds -- Wales -- Radnorshire.
Name access points
- Le Hardy, William, 1889-1961 (Creator)
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 Rhys Jones for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: NLW, Schedule of Le Hardy Deeds.