Reference code(s): GB 0210 VORLEY
Held at: National Library of Wales
Title: Vorley Collection of Cardiganshire Deeds
Short title: Vorley collection of Cardiganshire deeds
Dates of creation: 1548-1848 (accumulated [pre-1967])
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 0.009 cubic metres (1 box)
Name of creator(s): H. H. G. Vorley
Administrative and biographical history: H. H. G. Vorley acquired a collection of deeds relating to Cardiganshire.
Scope and content: Deeds relating to the parishes of Llanbadarn Fawr, 1548-1597, and Llangynfelyn, 1841-1848, Cardiganshire.
Language/script: Latin, English
Physical characteristics and technical requirements: Some deeds are damaged by damp.
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 regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at the National Library of Wales. The catalogue is available online.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records purchased by the National Library of Wales have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected
Immediate source of acquisition: Purchased from H. H. G. Vorley, Chiswick, London, per Greater London Record Office, 1967.
Note: Title compiled from content of fonds. The material collected by H. H. G. Vorley pre-dates his birth.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW Project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: NLW Schedule, Vorley Deeds.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) second edition, AACR2 and LCSH.
Date(s) of description: March 2003