Walters and Williams Collection

Scope and Content

Papers of R. J. Lambert, 1845-1852, including journal, 1845; poems, 1845-1852; and calendar of the High Sheriffs of Carmarthen, 1818; notebook, [19th century]; and map of Carmarthenshire, 1831.

Administrative / Biographical History

Captain W. H. C. Daniel, of Crediton, Devon, accumulated documents relating to R. J. Lambert, a writer living in the mid 19th century, who in 1845 travelled on the ship Chelydra from Swansea, Glamorgan, to Coquimbgo, Chile. Daniel's solicitors, Walters and Williams, solicitors, of Carmarthen, deposited the material on his behalf.

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions

Acquisition Information

Deposited by Captain W. H. C. Daniel, Crediton, Devon, per Walters and Williams, Solicitors, Carmarthen, 1970.


Compiled by Richard Burman for the ANW project. The following source was used in the compilation of this description: Carmarthenshire Archives Service, Solicitors Records.

Other Finding Aids

A hard copy of the catalogue is available at Carmarthenshire Archives Service.

Conditions Governing Use

Usual copyright regulations apply

Appraisal Information

All records deposited at Carmarthenshire Archives Service have been retained.


Accruals are not expected

Geographical Names