Reference code(s): GB 0210 CILBRONNAU
Title: Cilbronnau Estate Deeds
Short title: Cilbronnau estate, deeds
Dates of creation: 1553-1731
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 28 items
Name of creator(s): Cilbronnau estate
Administrative and biographical history: The Cilbronnau estate was owned by the Meredyth and Griffith families during the period covered by this archive. It eventually passed to the Jenkins family. In 1897, Grismond Philipps, owner of the Cwmgwili estate, married Edith Evans, the niece and eventual heiress of Sir Lawrence Jenkins of Cilbronnau. Cilbronnau was sold in 1978.
Scope and content: Deeds relating to the Cilbronnau estate in the parishes of Llangoedmor and Ciliau Aeron, Cardiganshire, 1553-1731.
Language/script: English, Latin
System of arrangement: Arranged chronologically
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 laws apply
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue under the former title Grismond Philipps Deeds is available at NLW. An online catalogue under the current title, Cilbronnau Estate Deeds, can be accessed from http://www.llgc.org.uk:81/index.htm
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records donated to NLW have been retained
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Donated by Captain Grismond Philipps, Cwmgwili, in November 1932.
Related units of description: The main Cilbronnau estate archive is in National Library of Wales, Cwmgwili Estate Records.
Note: Previously called Grismond Phillips Deeds. Title supplied from contents of fonds, former title based on name of depositor.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Mair James.
The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW, Schedule of Cilbronnau Estate Records.
Rules or conventions: This description follows NLW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2; and LCSH.
Date(s) of description: November 2002