Reference code(s): GB 0209 VRD
Short title: Duties on Land Values
Dates of creation: 1899-1913
Level of description: Fonds
Extent and medium: 1.767 cubic metres (93 boxes)
Name of creator(s): Commissioners of Inland Revenue
Administrative and biographical history: These "Domesday Books", properly entitled Duties on Land Values, were valuation records created for the Board of Inland Revenue Valuation Offices in connection with the Finance Act 1910, and prepared by the Inspector of Taxes. They contain entries for each hereditament in England and Wales, providing basic information relating to the valuation of the property, including the valuation assessment number, map reference, owner, occupier, situation, description and extent.
Scope and content: Domesday Books for Bromfield; Conway; Cynlleth; Isaled; Nanthewdwy; Ruthin; Uwchddulas; Uwchmynydd; provisional valuations; and valuation sheets, 1899-1913.
System of arrangement: Arranged into the following: Bromfield; Conway; Cynlleth; Isaled; Nanthewdwy; Ruthin; Uwchddulas; Uwchmynydd; provisional valuations; and valuation sheets.
Conditions governing access: No restrictions.
Conditions governing reproduction: Usual copyright regulations apply.
Finding aids: A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Denbighshire Record Office.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information: All records deposited at Denbighshire Record Office have been retained.
Accruals: Accruals are not expected.
Immediate source of acquisition: Presented by the Public Record Office, 1980; deposited on indefinite loan by J.E.Williams, 1980, and by the Inland Revenue Valuation Office, Wrexham and transferred from the Clwyd Record Office, Hawarden.
Note: Title supplied from contents of fonds. The archive includes some earlier valuation sheets.
Archivist's note: Compiled by Seri Crawley for the ANW project. The following source was used to compile this description: Denbighshire Record Office, Catalogue of the Domesday Books.
Rules or conventions: This description follows ANW guidelines based on ISAD(G) Second Edition; AACR2 and LCSH.
Date(s) of description: March 2004